Dev/prod parity on App platform
Hi all, I currently run a few applications on a DO droplet using docker compose (they’re all wrapped in Dockerfiles). I’d like to switch to the new App platform, but I’m wondering how I’d maintain dev/prod parity? I like that I can run
docker-compose up to bring up a database, and the application containers in an environment that is almost identical to production. I’m worried that if I run ruby/php/etc locally, it won’t be configured the same way as it will be in production.
My assumption would be that DO provides docker images of the environment the applications are run on in production, but I’ve read that it actually uses buildpacks like Heroku. How do I achieve dev/prod parity with that?
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