Browse Source

first draft

master
Nicolas Constant 11 months ago
committed by GitHub
parent
commit
e79086883a
No known key found for this signature in database GPG Key ID: 4AEE18F83AFDEB23
1 changed files with 139 additions and 0 deletions
  1. +139
    -0
      INSTALLATION.md

+ 139
- 0
INSTALLATION.md View File

@ -0,0 +1,139 @@
# Installation
## Prerequisites
You will need a Twitter API key to make BirdsiteLIVE working. First create an **Standalone App** in the [Twitter developer portal](https://developer.twitter.com/en/portal/projects-and-apps) and retrieve the API Key and API Secret Key.
## Server prerequisites
Your instance will need [docker](https://docs.docker.com/engine/install/) and [docker-compose](https://docs.docker.com/compose/install/) installed and working.
## Setup
Download the [docker-compose file](https://github.com/NicolasConstant/BirdsiteLive/blob/master/docker-compose.yml):
```
curl https://raw.githubusercontent.com/NicolasConstant/BirdsiteLive/master/docker-compose.yml --output docker-compose.yml
```
Then edit file:
```
sudo nano docker-compose.yml
```
### Attributes to change in the docker-compose file
#### Personal info
* `Instance:Domain` the domain name you'll be using, for example use `birdsite.live` for the URL `https://birdsite.live`
* `Instance:AdminEmail` the admin's email, will be displayed in the instance /.well-known/nodeinfo endpoint
* `Twitter:ConsumerKey` the Twitter API key
* `Twitter:ConsumerSecret` the Twitter API secret key
#### Database credentials
The database credentials must be changed the same way in the **server** and **db** section.
* database name:
* `Db:Name`
* `POSTGRES_DB`
* database user name:
* `Db:User`
* `POSTGRES_USER`
* database user password:
* `Db:Password`
* `POSTGRES_PASSWORD`
## Startup
Launch the app with:
```
docker-compose up -d
```
By default the app will be available on the port 5000
## Nginx
On a Debian based distrib:
```
sudo apt update
sudo apt install nginx
```
Check nginx status:
```
sudo systemctl status nginx
```
### Create nginx configuration
Create your nginx configuration
```
sudo nano /etc/nginx/sites-enabled/{your-domain-name.com}
```
And fill your service block as follow:
```
server {
listen 80;
server_name {your-domain-name.com};
location / {
proxy_pass http://localhost:5000;
proxy_http_version 1.1;
proxy_set_header Upgrade $http_upgrade;
proxy_set_header Connection keep-alive;
proxy_set_header Host $host;
proxy_cache_bypass $http_upgrade;
proxy_set_header X-Forwarded-For $proxy_add_x_forwarded_for;
proxy_set_header X-Forwarded-Proto $scheme;
}
}
```
Save and start/restart your Nginx service
```
sudo service nginx start
# or restart it if its already started
sudo service nginx restart
```
### Secure your hosted application with SSL
After having a domain name pointing to your instance, install and setup certbot:
```
sudo apt install certbot python3-certbot-nginx
sudo certbot --nginx -d {your-domain-name.com}
```
Make sure you're redirecting all traffic to https when asked.
Finally check that the auto-revewal will work as espected:
```
sudo certbot renew --dry-run
```
### Set the firewall
Make sure you're securing your firewall correctly:
```
sudo ufw app list
sudo ufw allow 'Nginx Full'
sudo ufw allow 22/tcp
sudo ufw allow 80/tcp
sudo ufw allow 443/tcp
sudo ufw enable
sudo ufw status
```
You should now have an up and running BirdsiteLIVE instance!

Loading…
Cancel
Save