Capistrano::Cookbook is a collection of Capistrano 3 Compatible tasks aimed at simplifying the deployment process of Rails and Sinatra based applications. It provides a batteries included approach to getting Rails applications up and running. The gem is tested with a specific server configuration and is intended to work in sync with the server template and the book "Reliably Deploying Rails Applications".
To install Capistrano::Cookbook, add the following line to your application's Gemfile:
$ bundle install
Alternatively, you can install it manually as:
$ gem install capistrano-cookbook
Capistrano::Cookbook is a gem that enhances Capistrano 3 to simplify the deployment process of Rails and Sinatra applications. It provides a set of tasks such as checking revisions, compiling assets locally, creating databases, and logging, making it easier to manage and deploy applications. By following the installation guide and utilizing the provided features, developers can streamline their deployment workflows and ensure a smoother deployment process.