Discussion board and q&a system

View the Project on GitHub BanzaiTokyo/askapp

Django based discussion board and a Q&A system

Steps to deploy a project:

Run project in Docker

Environment variables:

DJANGO_SECRET - any random string, a secret key used internally by Django security mechanisms DB_HOST - database hostname DB_NAME - database name DB_USER, DB_PASSWORD - MySQL credentials DB_PASSWORD - database user password EMAIL_HOST - SMTP server address EMAIL_ADDRESS, EMAIL_HOST_PASSWORD - SMTP credentials GOOGLE_API_KEY - a key for Youtube API to pull description for Youtube videos

How to get Google API Key

There are numerous tutorials how to do that, for example or

Peculiarities when deploying to a Django instance from Bitnami hosted on AWS

Additional steps: