Testify is a web applicaton framework designed for personal storying.
There are three dependencies of testify: java, redis, and lein
Your Java version needs to be at least 1.5. I bet you can handle that. Note that we don't need the JDK: just the JRE is fine. (And if you don't know the difference, you're fine ;-)
redis is in your distribution's repository. For Ubuntu, that is
$ sudo apt-get install redis-server
You'll need to install lein, which can be retrieved here:
Place the script in your path, and make it executable:
$ mv lein ~/bin; chmod +x ~/bin/lein
Note: Make sure to add ~/bin to your PATH, perhaps in your .bashrc file: PATH+=':~/bin'
The first time lein runs, it will gather all of its dependencies, so you don't have to.
Run the following command to start the webserver:
This also starts redis-server, if that's not already running.
By default, the website is hosted at http://localhost:8000, but if you need to change the port number, use the PORT environment variable. Note that PORT must be either a number or unset.
$ PORT=8000 ./run.sh
Copyright (C) 2012 Jeyan Oorjitham
Distributed under the Eclipse Public License 1.0, the same as Clojure.