Best practices for database migrations
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Mon Nov 18 08:17:32 GMT 2013
On 18/11/13 02:01, Simon Wistow wrote:
> Is there a current favourite for doing database migrations (i.e having a
> programatic way for a database to upgraded to a new version by having a
> series of sql commands run on it)?
Never needed anything as heavy as this, but I trust the author (David
Wheeler) to have thought it through:
You don't mention your target RDBMS. This was originally targetting
PostgreSQL and now support MySQL and Oracle according to the docs.
There are a series of blog posts detailing his approach and the reasons
behind the project too.
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