pkb — Personal Knowledge Base
pkb is a small Rails application that allows you to efficiently publish a collection of Markdown files.
- Copy the
config/settings.ymland fill in your own details
- Link the directory with your Markdown files in it. E.g.
ln -s ~/Dropbox/My\ Markdown\ Files pages
- Start the server,
rails sand visit http://localhost:3000/pages
- You should have Markdown file called
home.md. This file will be shown as the homepage: http://localhost:3000/
pkb is designed to be deployed behind a caching proxy such as varnish. There is
a sample varnish configuration in
config/varnish.vcl. For getting it on to
the server Capistrano is recommended. There is a configuration that will need