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This repository is the code for the Amara project.

The full documentation can be found at

Quick Start

Amara uses Docker. For ease of development, we use the docker-compose tool to have a full, production like, local dev environment.

  1. Git clone the repository:

    git clone git:// unisubs

    Now the entire project will be in the unisubs directory.

  2. Install docker-compose (

  3. Build the Amara docker image:

    bin/dev build
  4. Start Amara Containers:

    bin/dev up
  5. Configure Database:

    bin/dev dbreset
  6. Add to your hosts file, pointing at This is necessary for Twitter and Facebook oauth to work correctly.

    You can access the site at

To see services logs, run docker-compose logs <service> i.e. docker-compose logs worker


To run the test suite:


Dev Notes

To run a single command:

    bin/dev manage <command>

To see running services:

    docker-compose ps

To stop and remove all containers:

    docker-compose kill ; docker-compose rm

To view logs from a service:

    docker-compose logs <service>

To create an admin user:

    docker-compose run --rm app python createsuperuser --settings=dev_settings
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