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Common commands for deployment on a VPS.

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This Python package contains a number of Fabric deployment functions that I use across various web-related projects.

Getting set up

Fabric is a neat tool for automating deployment processes. To get started, create a in your top-level project directory. It might look something like this:

from fabric.api import env

from vps_deploy.django_fabric import (
    fix_permissions, flush_memcached, grep_for_pdb, lint, prepare_django,
    prepare_virtualenv, reload_uwsgi, transfer_files_git, update_nginx)

env.user = 'web'
env.hosts = ['']
env.app_user = 'www-data'
env.project_dir = '/home/web/example'
env.virtualenv = '/home/web/.virtualenvs/example-django-py34'
env.site_name = 'example'
env.requirements = 'project/requirements.txt'
env.settings = ''
env.uwsgi_conf = 'deploy/uwsgi.ini'
env.nginx_conf = 'deploy/nginx.conf'
env.python = '/home/web/local/bin/python3.4'

def deploy():
    """Install or deploy updates to this website."""

        read=['deploy', 'project'],


To update your live deployment, run:

fab deploy

Obviously you’ll need a few things in this depends on a few things; such as having SSH access to the server, having installed Nginx, uWSGI Emperor, Python, Memcached, a database etc. These are mostly thing you’ll set up once with relatively vanilla settings and share across multiple projects.

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