A framework built using Meteor.
Switch branches/tags
Nothing to show
Clone or download



This project has been put on hold indefinitely.

Build Status

Gazelle is a web framework geared towards private BitTorrent trackers. Gazelle is written in Javascript, using the Meteor framework.

Note: This version of Gazelle is under active development.

Contributing and Communications

  • The Issues and Milestones contains items that need to be worked on. Check there for a general overview of what needs to be worked on.
  • Help reviewing Pull Requests.
  • IRC
    • #gazelle on irc.what-network.net is the official meteor-gazelle development channel.
    • If you are looking for something to work on, ping the Core team using !core .
  • For questions and discussions related to the project, new issues may be opened (using the appropriate labels).

Submitting a pull request

  • Fork the repository, and switch to a new branch using git checkout -b <branch_name>.
  • Make your changes, and submit a new pull request. Be detailed in the pull request's description.
    • Be sure to select the appropriate labels/milestones for your pull request.
    • If your pull request applies to an issue, be sure to mention it in the description.
  • The new pull request will be broadcasted in #gazelle, and the Core team will review it and leave feedback.

Coding Standards



After installing Meteor, clone this repository, create a settings.json file based off of the settings template and run meteor run --settings settings.json.

Vagrant allows for a simple installation for a clean development environment. The readme provides detailed instructions for how to set it up. Vagrant is good if you'd like to run meteor-gazelle in a Debian environment.

Running tests

# one-time setup
curl https://install.meteor.com | /bin/sh
npm install -g velocity-cli eslint
gem install scss-lint
export PATH="$HOME/.meteor:$PATH"
cp settings.json.template settings.json

# actually run tests

# optionally, just unit tests
./run_tests.sh -t
# optionally, just lint
./run_tests.sh -l
# (optional) install git hook to automatically run test suite before pushing to remote.
cd scripts/ && ./install_git_hooks.sh