Citizen Participation and Open Government Application
This is the opensource code repository of the eParticipation website CONSUL, originally developed for the Madrid City government eParticipation website
Check the ongoing documentation at https://docs.consulproject.org to learn more about how to start your own CONSUL fork, install it, customize it and learn to use it from an administrator/maintainer perspective.
CONSUL Project main website
You can access the main website of the project at http://consulproject.org where you can find documentation about the use of the platform, videos, and links to the community space.
Configuration for development and test environments
NOTE: For more detailed instructions check the docs
Prerequisites: install git, Ruby 2.5.8,
bundler gem, Node.js and PostgreSQL (>=9.4).
git clone https://github.com/consul/consul.git cd consul bundle install cp config/database.yml.example config/database.yml cp config/secrets.yml.example config/secrets.yml bin/rake db:create bin/rake db:migrate bin/rake db:dev_seed RAILS_ENV=test rake db:setup
Run the app locally:
Run the tests with:
You can use the default admin user from the seeds file:
user: firstname.lastname@example.org pass: 12345678
But for some actions like voting, you will need a verified user, the seeds file also includes one:
user: email@example.com pass: 12345678
Configuration for production environments
Development started on 2015 July 15th. Code was deployed to production on 2015 september 7th to decide.madrid.es. Since then new features are added often. You can take a look at the current features at the project's website and future features at the Roadmap and open issues list.
Code published under AFFERO GPL v3 (see LICENSE-AGPLv3.txt)