And it wasn't that bad. Went from 2.3.0 to 2.4.0 in a couple of steps. First, make sure ECE-Tools is the newest. Once that deploy has completed, you upgrade your services to the highest version you can. I had to jump to 2.3.5 before 2.4.0. I had to pick some service versions in between. When … Continue reading Finally updated my ECE Magento
And it has lots of improvements! If you are having some issues with Redis traffic, this is the update for you.
Make it part of your workflow. Test often and don't get test for good things. Test for errors, bad input, ... Also test for performance. Oh, you wrote a sweet sweet function ... how well does it perform when ran 10 times? 100x? 100000000000x? To help you on your way, here is a short set … Continue reading Test your damn code!
I've reading about people running in to issues with their Magento Crons, which have always been a bit of a blackhole ... where application and system merge ... but here is two small queries to help find the longest running Crons in your cron_schedule table and those that were delayed. Show the top 10 longest … Continue reading Magento 2 Cron blues
Well, I signed for for the M2 SS cert exam at Imagine2019 on May 13. That gives me 4 weeks or 27 days. I hope to dedicate 1 hr per day towards this until then. So ... what is this? This is newer Magento cert designed for people who need General eCom and Open Source … Continue reading Magento 2 Solution Specialist cert
If you are not using a deployment system, you are doing it all wrong. But even a good deployment system can cause chaos if your directory structure is not correct. Lesson learned, do not symlink pub/ or vendor/ to outside the webroot. Magento uses a mix of absolute and relative pathing. Mixed with symlinks, this … Continue reading Magento 2 and symlinks