Deploying Archives (>150MB)

To deploy from archives larger than 150MB, you need to connect to your application server via SFTP/SSH to upload and extract the files.

Step 1

Set up your SSH and SFTP connection. If you need any assistance with this, you can see our articles Access via SSH and Access via SFTP for detailed instructions.

Step 2

Connect to your node via SFTP and upload your archive.

Step 3

Connect to your node via SSH.

Step 4

Locate your uploaded file and extract it with the appropriate command.

zip archives:apache@node124718-cool-waterfall-59 ~/webroot/ROOT/wp $ unzip wp.zip

.tar archives:apache@node124718-cool-waterfall-59 ~/webroot/ROOT/wp $ tar -xfv wp.tar

.tar.gz archives:apache@node124718-cool-waterfall-59 ~/webroot/ROOT/wp $ tar -xzfv wp.tar.gz

.bzip2 archives:apache@node124718-cool-waterfall-59 ~/webroot/ROOT/wp $ tar -xjfv wp.bzip2