Fabric is used to allow developers to easily push changes to a previously setup development/staging environment. To get started, install Fabric by running the following command from within your virtual environment:
pip install fabric==1.4
So see a list of available commands, run the following command from within your project directory:
Some common commands:
fab restart # Restart the web server. fab update # Just update the repository. fab push deploy # Push, then fully deploy.
From the within the project directory, you can just run fab [command]. If you want to run fabric outside of the directory, use:
fab --fabfile /path/to/project/fabfile.py [command]