Archives week 35 of 2010

Aug. 30, 2010 - Sept. 5, 2010

Replicate live into a throw-away staging/dev db

Problem that looks like it will be coming up soon... you are always wanting to be able to test your code against a (huge, PostgreSQL) LIVE DB before you release/promote the code. Loading a DB dump can take hours. Your test code can't all just run in a single transaction.

First approach: run the DB ...

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