rails images remove on each deployment

I deployed rails app completely following Deploying a Rails App on Ubuntu 14.04 with Capistrano, Nginx, and Puma everything working fine but on each deployment it removes images from public/system when I run

cap production deploy

What the issue here?


yes, but it has nothing to with git

You did push all the changes to git before deploying?

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digital ocean support response:

This is because when a new version of your app is deployed, the directory is empty. Fortunately, you can resolve this by creating a symlink to a shared directory. You can do this by editing the deploy.rb file, changing the following line

set :linked_dirs, %w{bin log tmp/pids tmp/cache tmp/sockets vendor/bundle public/system}

to: set :linked_dirs, %w{bin log tmp/pids tmp/cache tmp/sockets vendor/bundle public/system

and its working now