Information System on Small-Scale Fisheries (ISSF)
A global, open-source collaborative database of information on small-scale fisheries
The ISSF homepage, accessible here.
The Information System on Small-Scale Fisheries (ISSF) is an open-source research project to source information on small-scale fisheries from across the globe. The project is built on top of Python and Django, PostGIS, Foundation, and Docker.
Clone the git repository with:
git clone https://github.com/toobigtoignore/issf
Symlink (Or copy) the development compose file
ln -s docker-compose-dev.yml docker-compose.yml
Create a dummy .env file
cp issf_prod/.env.dist issf_prod/.env
Then spin up the database container. From within the issf directory run:
docker-compose up -d db
Next, acquire the test database so we can import it. There is an automated script to handle the process of importing and populating the database with the data dump called
After that, launch the existing containers with:
docker-compose up -d
Once the other containers are running, you will still need to install the npm packages on the ISSF container. Open a shell with
./scripts/issf_shell.sh and run the npm installation commands.
- Upgrade to Django 2.0 and updated major Python libs
- Migrated entire system to Docker containers with Docker Compose
- Set up TravisCI
- Set up NPM and Webpack
- Added project documentation, written with Sphinx
- Address all currently known bugs
Read our documentation here to contribute. Thank you for contributing!
See our list of contributors here.