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Shared Assets for Multiple Dev Support


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teejay

Community Member, 63 Posts

20 December 2010 at 12:38pm

Edited: 20/12/2010 12:39pm

Hi, just a quick question. We are facing a quite common issue when u work with multiple people on one project. U have the same codebase (git) u have the same database but assets are not the same and u dont want to put them into version control. The solution would be to store all uploads in one shared place instead of from each client mashine. How can I define the base asset folder ? Is that even possible?

Thx

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Willr

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20 December 2010 at 3:07pm

In setups that I've used normally there is a staging server which has the final assets and each dev can rsync the assets down as they need them. You could make a shared folder and have assets/ as a symlink to it.

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teejay

Community Member, 63 Posts

21 December 2010 at 11:11am

Thanks Willr, i figured that already out with the sym links, and it works perfectly.