Quick Tip: Command Alias

Every developer is using n98-magerun in a different way. Some uses the cache:clear command multiple times a day. For this we have support for command aliases to simplify the usage. Making aliases is nearly the same as unix bash aliases. You define an alias and n98-magerun will run the alias instead. Register alias Aliases can […]

New release 1.75.0

A new n98-magerun release spreads the world. Here are some details about the new release: Internal Symfony packages updated The Symfony compontents i.e. the embedded Console component are all updated to current release 2.3.3. The console component comes with a new table helper. We replaced all internal calls to our table helper to the new […]

Reset admin user password

This is only a quick tip. But in some cases you need to reset a admin user password i.e. if you imported a dump as developer and have no admin credentials. There are two commands for that. Create a new admin user

Creates a new admin user in interactive mode. Change password of an […]

Customize database dump for development

Sometimes it’s useful to dump a production database and import them on a local developer workstation. In this case we have some issue to solve. Legal Issues A production database contains many critical privacy data like customer addresses, email, hashed password, orders which can produce big trouble if a hacker or someone can access it. […]

Dynamically disable n98-magerun commands

In some cases you like to disable your commands i.e if you are running n98-magerun on a production machine or if it doesn’t support the entire operating system. The symfony command component have a simple solution for that. All commands are extended from the symfony command base class Symfony\Component\Console\Command which defines the method isEnabled for […]

Introducting the new n98-magerun module system

Since version 1.72.0 n98-magerun offers you a new possibility to share your commands and configuration. Modules can be created in a easy way. In the past it was hard to share own commands within a developer team. Every team member must manually add configuration to a config file. Now it’s possible to manage the configuration […]