Skip to content
Lighthouse - A lightning fast search for the LBRY blockchain
Branch: master
Clone or download
Permalink
Type Name Latest commit message Commit time
Failed to load latest commit information.
decoder Removed configuration of decoder, using lbrycrd conf from .lbrycrd. Sep 26, 2017
docs Generated docs Feb 9, 2019
server check for null and undefined Jun 1, 2019
test Added the basic structure and fixed some issues! Aug 16, 2017
.babelrc Added the basic structure and fixed some issues! Aug 16, 2017
.editorconfig Added the basic structure and fixed some issues! Aug 16, 2017
.eslintrc
.gitignore Added auto-deployment for lighthouse Nov 4, 2018
.travis.yml added slack integration Nov 4, 2018
CONTRIBUTORS.md Added contributors Sep 20, 2017
LICENSE create LICENSE file Feb 5, 2018
README.md Removed old information from README Feb 5, 2019
gendb.sh
package.json
swagger.json Added swagger.json documentation instead of jsDoc. This PR also adds … Aug 5, 2018
yarn.lock added slack integration Nov 4, 2018

README.md

Lighthouse - A lightning fast search for the LBRY blockchain

Codacy Badge MIT licensed

Lighthouse is a lightning-fast advanced search engine API for publications on the lbrycrd with autocomplete capabilities. The official lighthouse instance is live at https://lighthouse.lbry.io

What does Lighthouse consist of?

  1. Elasticsearch as a backend db server.
  2. LBRYimport, an importer that imports the claims into the Elasticsearch database.
  3. Lighthouse API server, which serves the API and does all calculations about what to send to the end user.

API Documentation / Usage example

To make a simple search by string:

https://lighthouse.lbry.io/search?s=stringtosearch

To get autocomplete suggestions:

https://lighthouse.lbry.io/autocomplete?s=stringtocomp

The full API documentation

Installation

Prerequisites

To get started you should clone the git:

git clone https://github.com/lbryio/lighthouse

Make sure elasticsearch is running and run (from the lighthouse dir):

./gendb.sh

Install dependencies:

yarn install --production=false

Build and run Lighthouse:

yarn run prod

You are now up and running! You can connect to lighthouse at http://localhost:50005, api documentation is here. Lighthouse will continue syncing in the background. It usually takes ~15 minutes before all claims are up to date in the database.

Contributing

Contributions to this project are welcome, encouraged, and compensated. For more details, see lbry.io/faq/contributing

License

This project is MIT Licensed © LBRYio, Filip Nyquist

Security

We take security seriously. Please contact security@lbry.io regarding any security issues. Our PGP key is here if you need it.

Contact

The primary contact for this project is @tiger5226 (beamer@lbry.io)

You can’t perform that action at this time.