Understanding How Applied Migrations are Tracked and Managed in Ruby on Rails

Navigating Database Evolution: The Critical Role of the schema_migrations Table

Patrick Karsh
4 min readMar 14, 2024

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In the world of software development, particularly when dealing with database-centric applications, managing the evolution of the database schema over time is a critical aspect of maintaining, updating…

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Patrick Karsh

NYC-based Ruby on Rails and Javascript Engineer leveraging AI to explore Engineering. https://linktr.ee/patrickkarsh