VirtualEnv Installation

  1. Requirements

    You will need python, python-virtualenvwrapper, pip and git

  2. Get the source code

    Clone source code from the repository:

    $ git clone
    $ cd satnogs-db
  3. Build the environment

    Set up the virtual environment. On first run you should create it and link it to your project path.:

    $ mkvirtualenv satnogs-db -a .
  4. Configure settings

    Set your environmental variables:

    $ cp env-dist .env
  5. Install frontend dependencies

    Install dependencies with npm:

    $ npm install

    Test and copy the newly downlodaded static assets:

    $ ./node_modules/.bin/gulp
  6. Run it!

    Activate your python virtual environment:

    $ workon satnogs-db

    Just run it:

    (satnogs-db)$ ./bin/ develop .
  7. Populate database

    Create, setup and populate the database with demo data:

    (satnogs-db)$ ./bin/ initialize

    Your satnogs-db development instance is available in localhost:8000. Go hack!