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= Heroku API - deploy apps to Heroku from the command line

This library wraps the REST API for managing and deploying Rails apps to the
Heroku platform.  It can be called as a Ruby library, or invoked from the
command line.  Code push and pull is done through Git.

For more about Heroku see

For full documentation see

== Sample Workflows

Create a new Rails app and deploy it:

  rails myapp
  cd myapp
  git init
  git add .
  git commit -m "init"
  heroku create
  git push heroku master

== Setup

  gem install heroku

If you wish to push or pull code, you must also have a working install of Git
("apt-get install git-core" on Ubuntu or "port install git-core" on OS X), and
an ssh public key ("ssh-keygen -t rsa").

The first time you run a command, such as "heroku list," you will be prompted
for your Heroku username and password.  These are saved to ~/heroku/credentials
for future requests.  Your public key (~/.ssh/id_[rd] will be uploaded
to Heroku after you enter your credentials.  Use heroku keys:add if you wish
to upload additional keys or specify a key in a non-standard location.

== Meta

Created by Adam Wiggins

Maintained by Pedro Belo

Patches contributed by: Chris O'Sullivan, Blake Mizerany, Ricardo Chimal

Released under the MIT license:

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