I'm open sourcing this side-project of mine as I'm not enough time to actively care about it and due to the high number of requests I've got from the community, it feels about right to make further work to it possible.
So you're going open source now, what about my data, is it also going open source?
No, no, no. Of course not, you're data is still stored on the Locative servers and it will stay there until further notice. No third party will have access to your data.
This is a NodeJS app and the main backbone of this cloud app are Express, MongoDB and Redis.
For the numerous modules used take a look at the
To get started with this app first create a copt of
config.example.json and name it
config.json then customize this config to suit your needs, the rest is just convenient node.js stuff.
nvm install v5 npm install node app.js
That's all folks.
To date I'm going to manually deploy releases to production, I'm planning on migrating this project to Travis-CI so CI can do the deployments for me.
So how do I find out what version is currently running on my.locative.io?
Too easy! Just do any arbitrary HTTP request to any endpoint (e.g. GET https://my.locative.io) and look at the response headers:
Right now I'm still getting issues / feature requests etc. reported via UserVoice but I'm planning on moving to GitHub issues with this.
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