[humanities-dev] Deploying Textus on Heroku

Tom Oinn tom.oinn at okfn.org
Tue Aug 7 12:12:11 UTC 2012

On 7 August 2012 09:50, Nick Stenning <nick at whiteink.com> wrote:
> On Thu, Aug 2, 2012 at 9:36 PM, Tom Oinn <tom.oinn at okfn.org> wrote:
>> (just as a follow-up, this is what you should see, I'm using windows +
>> mingw + console2 but other platforms will be similar)
>> Having never used Heroku before I'm very impressed at how well all
>> this works. Importantly for people on this list this means you can (or
>> will be able to) easily deploy your own specific instance of Textus
>> for whatever community you represent. Ten minutes to half an hour and
>> you'll have it up and running, a day or so spent loading texts in and
>> it'll have content and be ready for use.
> Hi Tom,
> Just to say thanks for taking the time to write this up. It's really
> reassuring to see that it's this easy, even on Windows!

Yeah, they've done a really good job with the tooling. I just followed
the instructions on the heroku site and wrote down what I did, was
very impressed that it just worked. Thanks for suggesting it in the
first place!

Tom Oinn
+44 (0) 20 8123 5142 or Skype ID 'tomoinn'

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