Released n98-magerun Version 1.92.0

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We have deployed a new n98-magerun version with only one new command but many improvements which makes the tool more stable in daily usage. New features/optimizations Disable root warning It’s now possible to supress the “It’s not recommended to run n98-magerun as root user” warning. This can be useful i.e. during a deployment which runs […]

Interview in Regalsprecher-Blog about n98-magerun development (German)

I gave an interview in the german Blog Regalsprecher about the start of n98-magerun development and the ideas behind the tool. The blog post is written in german. If you are able to understand the beautiful german language we would be happy if you can leave a comment. The post can be found here: http://www.regalsprecher.de/magerun/

HarrisStreet ImpEx for Magento

This article is part of a series covering 3rd party n98-magerun modules/extensions. In this post we show you another great module to manage your Magento configurations. It supports importing and exporting of store config data in a hierarchical folder structure. This can be done for different environments. The module was created by Zookal pty ltd […]

Released n98-magerun version 1.91.0

n98-magerun_1_91_0

We are happy to present you a new stable release of n98-magerun. The new release contains many new features and some enables users of Microsoft Windows some features which was only available for MacOS/Linux users. Let’s see what we have changed since the last release… Remove Admin-Users and Customers We have two new commands to […]

LimeSoda Environment Configuration

This article is part of a series covering 3rd party n98-magerun modules/extensions. The next article presents a solution to manage several developer, staging, production environements with a n98-magerun module and and a Magento module (can be installed at once). If you have multiple Magento environments i.e. for all your developers you know the problem. Someone […]

MageRun Addons by Kalen Jordan

This article is part of a series covering 3rd party n98-magerun modules/extensions. Kalen Jordan (creator and founder of MageMail) is one of our longest n98-magerun users and contributors. He was the first who published a 3rd party module with some nice commands. That’s what i like to present you now (mostly copied from module README). […]

Cache Backend Benchmarking with n98-magerun

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This is the start of a series which presents 3rd party n98-magerun modules. The first one is a module which helps you to benchmark your shop cache system. It’s a port of a benchmark script by Colin Mollenhour which was a fork of a symlink cache script by Vinai Kopp. Installation The installation is really […]

MageStack with native n98-magerun support

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Users of the MageStack Magento Operating System can now easily and quick install n98-magerun. MageStack supports n98-magerun natively and provides a install shell script. Further instructions can be found in the blog of Sonnasi Hosting. https://help.sonassihosting.com/magestack/installingusing-n98-magerun/

Quick Tip: If you only see some question marks…

… this could be a PHP Unicode setting. Try to turn off detect_unicode in your php.ini. You can simply try this by running n98-magerun like this: $> php -d detect_unicode=Off n98-magerun.phar If question marks are gone the problem is solved. The PHP issue also affects some popular tools like composer or phpunit. Settings can be […]