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Latest commit 53eaa61 Jul 25, 2012 @leemartin Merge branch 'master' of


Base Node.js app for Heroku

Here's a basic set of instructions on developing locally and deploying to Heroku.

Local Development

  • $ npm install to install all required node modules.
  • $ nodemon server.js to boot server, visible at localhost:3000.
  • $ coffee -w -c *.coffee public/js/*.coffee to auto-compile CoffeeScript files.

Heroku Deployment

  • $ heroku create --stack cedar to create your app.
  • $ git push heroku master
  • $ heroku ps:scale web=1
  • $ heroku config:add NODE_ENV=production