[Web4lib] Moving Content between Web Site Servers

R. Wood rw at ncf.ca
Tue May 3 15:35:54 EDT 2011

On Tue, May 03, 2011 at 02:42:39PM -0400, David Whelan stated:
> We are using Ektron's CMS (v8) and it comes with a synchronization
> tool to move the content that is updated by our staff on a staging
> server out to our production server.  It seems to fail about every
> other week, unfortunately not with a recurring or fixable error.
> Does anyone have any recommendations on alternatives, either software
> or some DIY method, of moving content (one-way) from staging out to
> production servers in a CMS environment?
> Thanks in advance for any suggestions.
> David Whelan
> (Great Library, Law Society of Upper Canada, Toronto, ON)

FWIW, rsync is the traditional utility for uni-directional
synchronization between servers on unix-based systems.

My $0.02,

More information about the Web4lib mailing list