[UPHPU] PHP Based Database Schema Revision Manager
justin at justincarmony.com
Tue Oct 21 01:06:54 MDT 2008
I've come up with a name for the project. It'll be called Open
Chronicle, or Chronicle for short. I've set up a website (just a
wordpress blog atm, svn & trac to follow), and a mailing list for it.
If anyone who is interested, please check out:
On Oct 20, 2008, at 2:05 PM, William Attwood wrote:
> I've had this in my head for some time -- for starting, I used
> mysqldiff, which would compare 2 systems and output the SQL code
> differences, then, I would check that into an SVN repo specifically
> for MySQL scripts..
> This didn't work as well as I would have liked, due to not being
> able to attach specific code to the MySQL rev. or do Q/A on any of
> it as I would have wanted.
> I'm more than happy to brainstorm.
> On Mon, Oct 20, 2008 at 11:54 AM, Justin Carmony <justin at justincarmony.com
> > wrote:
> On IRC I was talking with several of the other UPHPU people, and I
> have an idea for an Open Source project I'd like to take on. I'm
> emailing people to see if anyone would be interested in help out
> with the project. Here is the idea.
> I would like to make a Database Schema Revision Manager. The idea
> behind this project is to allow developers to quickly generate
> scripts to upgrade, downgrade, and verify database schemas are
> correct. I want it to be a very clean, easy-to-use interface that
> makes life easier for developers. Good examples of other projects
> are phpMyAdmin, phpUnderControl, and Trac. There are some frameworks
> that already have something similar to this. I know Rails has one.
> The difference is I want to make something that can stand alone from
> any Framework. That way I could use this program with any project.
> If you're interested you can let me know at
> justin at justincarmony.com. If there are people who have time to help
> brainstrom, but not code, they're welcome too. I could use as much
> experience as I could get with ideas for this project.
> Thanks for you time!
> Justin Carmony
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