06 Feb 2014
automatic git deploy
this blog update was deployed automatically
Believe me, it was.
first things first
Afterwards I installed ruby and the jekyll gem on my ArchLinux webserver.
Normally ruby would install all gems into the
$HOME/.gem directory. Since I was gonna use the
http user to build the homepage, I didn’t want to install the gem into the http directory (/srv/http).
Instead I put it under
My next step was to clone my git repository into the http home folder.
and modify my
finally, make it be cloned and built automatically every hour, without checking if there was a commit or not. Simple but reliable.
Test it simply by removing the
_site/categories.html file and wait for cron to do his magic.
still keeping my todo list
Thanks to this simple modification, my todo list just got a lot shorter:
- I want to create an about page
share the code on **github**
**automatically deploy** this static site on my [DigitalOcean](http://digitalocean.com) vhost
- post comments over Disqus