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README.md

Talk Importer

Importer of comments from various exports based on provided strategies.

Available Import Strategies

  • Livefyre
  • Civil

Install

# Verify your node installation version.
$ node -v
v8.x.x

# Install dependencies.
$ yarn

# Get the current pinned commit of Talk setup as a git submodule.
$ git submodule update --init

# Install those dependencies.
$ cd services/talk
$ yarn

Config

Add a .env file in the project root that contains the required environment variables for the Talk installation you are migrating into.

Data Source

Make sure you have received an export of your user and comment data from your provider and saved to your local file system. These files should be in the format required by the importer.

Running Script

Users

$ ./cli.js users <PATH_TO_USER_DATA> --concurrency <NUMBER>

The above command will import users into your Talk instance. This should be done before importing assets.

Assets

$ ./cli.js assets <PATH_TO_ASSET_DATA> --concurrency <NUMBER>

The above command will import all assets in the file into Talk. This should be done before importing comments.

Comments

$ ./cli.js comments <PATH_TO_COMMENTS_DATA> --concurrency <NUMBER>

The above command will import all comments in the file into Talk. This should be done after importing assets and users.

Actions

(Coming Soon)

License

Copyright 2017 Mozilla Foundation

Licensed under the Apache License, Version 2.0 (the "License"); you may not use this file except in compliance with the License. You may obtain a copy of the License at

http://www.apache.org/licenses/LICENSE-2.0

Unless required by applicable law or agreed to in writing, software distributed under the License is distributed on an "AS IS" BASIS, WITHOUT WARRANTIES OR CONDITIONS OF ANY KIND, either express or implied.

See the License for the specific language governing permissions and limitations under the License.