Mozilla Developer Network
For project goals, specifications, etc., check out the MDN Wiki Page.
You need Python 2.6. Also, you probably want to run this application in a virtualenv environment.
pip install -r requirements/prod.txt -r requirements/compiled.txt
to install the required Python libraries.
To initialize the database, run:
./manage.py syncdb schematic migrations/ # run schema migrations and add initial data
and to fetch the initial product details data, run:
The Internet has plenty of of documentation on setting up a Django application
with any web server. If you need a wsgi entry point, you can find one in
python manage.py compress_assets
You want to update your product details periodically:
./manage.py update_product_details # Mozilla Product Details update
The frequency is up to you, but anything quicker than once per hour is probably overkill.
Also, to update RSS feeds:
The Production MDN website relies on the following Aliases
- /forums is mapped to a phpBB instance
- / also is serviced by a Dekiwiki instance
This software is licensed under the Mozilla Tri-License:
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