ChicagoBoss is really neat.
One thing I’m swinging toward though in relation to project layout is to keep the ChicagoBoss-<Version#> at the dir structure. A lot of the tutorials talk about renaming to ‘ChicagoBoss’.
I’d see the benefits of keeping the version number as follows:
- Easier to upgrade
- Easier to test with different versions (including rollbacks)
- Less repo activity on a ‘ChicagoBoss’ dir
- Exceptions thrown for wrong CBÂ version are very difficult to figure out
Remember the hook for ChicagoBoss dir is in your projects ‘boss.config’ file. Change to something like