[dancer-users] Flexible credentials with Dancer::Plugin::Database

Stefan Hornburg (Racke) racke at linuxia.de
Sun May 4 10:55:39 BST 2014

On 05/04/2014 09:19 AM, Lutz Gehlen wrote:
> Hi Nick,
> thanks for your reply.
> On Saturday 03.05.2014 22:44:23 Nick Knutov wrote:
>> The good way is to use different environments (with different passwords)
>> and use config.yml only for common params.
> I had thought about environments, too. However, it looks like you can only 
> load one environment file, or am I wrong? So I would have to duplicate the 
> db settings in my current development.yml and production.yml and moreover 
> would have to exlude those files from version control.
> I had hoped that there would be a way to modularize the config further in 
> order to keep just the database settings or ideally just the login details 
> in a separate file.
> In case this is not possible, am I approaching this issue in a completely 
> wrong way? How does everyone else handle different database credentials on 
> different machines?

I using that approach above, database settings is going into
environments/*.yml and these files are excluded from version control.


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