Mike Michel

Operations Specialist


Posts by Mike:

How two new sloppy.io features helped fixing a grav bug

We’ve just released two new major features for our docker container hosting platform: console access and the opportunity to create snapshots for every container. My initial plan was to demonstrate the snapshot feature by creating a new article in Grav and then reverting to a snapshot version before the article. Grav, which was just awarded “Best Flat File CMS 2017“, is a very cool …

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Deploying minio to sloppy.io

Minio is a s3 compatible, distributed object storage server written in go. It comes with a server, a CLI, and a neat UI: Like for all new cool projects, there is an official docker container for minio, so it takes just a few seconds to test it locally or to deploy it to sloppy.io. As …

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Using codeship to deploy to sloppy.io

In this post, I will show you how to build a CI/CD pipeline with codeship and sloppy.io. As an example app, I will use hackathon-starter which is a great boilerplate to start new projects. hackathon-starter comes with a MVC project structure, bootstrap 3, CSRF protection and more. If you want to use your own app, skip the hackathon part and …

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Transform a docker-compose.yml file to sloppyio.json

UPDATE: You can now deploy from docker-compose.yml using our CLI and the sloppy start command. For details and caveats head to our Knowledge Base. When you use our API or you want to import your project into the sloppy.io Web UI, you still need the JSON format. In this blog post I want to show you …

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How to deploy a crate cluster with sloppy.io

This is a short video how to deploy a crate cluster with sloppy. The ethwe interface is set because we use weave as an overlay network for our platform. { “project”: “crate”, “services”: [ { “id”: “backend”, “apps”: [ { “id”: “nodes”, “domain”: { “uri”: “MYDOMAIN.sloppy.zone”, “type”: “HTTP” }, “instances”: 3, “mem”: 512, “cmd”: “crate -Des.network.publish_host=_ethwe:ipv4_”, “image”: …

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