This is a fork of the original which has been taken down to promote a new commercial service.
Add support for apt-based dependencies during both compile and runtime.
This buildpack works best with heroku-buildpack-multi so that it can be used with your app's existing buildpacks.
Include a list of apt package names to be installed in a file named
source "https://rubygems.org" gem "pg"
$ heroku plugins:install https://github.com/ddollar/heroku-build $ heroku create apt-pg-test $ heroku build . -b ddollar/multi -r Checking for app files to sync... done, 2 files needed Uploading: 100.0% Launching build process... done Preparing app for compilation... done Fetching buildpack... done Detecting buildpack... done, Multipack Fetching cache... done Compiling app... =====> Downloading Buildpack: https://github.com/ddollar/heroku-buildpack-apt =====> Detected Framework: Apt Updating apt caches ... Installing libpq-dev_8.4.17-0ubuntu10.04_amd64.deb Installing libpq5_8.4.17-0ubuntu10.04_amd64.deb Writing profile script =====> Downloading Buildpack: https://github.com/heroku/heroku-buildpack-ruby =====> Detected Framework: Ruby Installing dependencies using Bundler version 1.3.2 ... Putting cache... done Creating slug... done Uploading slug... done Success, slug is https://api.anvilworks.org/slugs/00000000-0000-0000-0000-0000000000.tgz
$ heroku run bash -a apt-pg-test ~ $ irb irb(main):001:0> require "pg" => true irb(main):002:0> PG::version_string => "PG 0.15.1"
Copy the snippet above into CLI.