Angular Core Dependency: ~1.5.0
Module License: MIT
Added by: Sam Deering
Before you begin we recommend you read about the basic building blocks that assemble a MEAN.JS application:
Make sure you have installed all of the following prerequisites on your development machine:
$ npm install -g bower
$ npm install -g grunt-cli
There are several ways you can get the MEAN.JS boilerplate:
The recommended way would be to use the Official Yo Generator, which generates the latest stable copy of the MEAN.JS boilerplate and supplies multiple sub-generators to ease your daily development cycles.
You can also use Git to directly clone the MEAN.JS repository:
$ git clone https://github.com/meanjs/mean.git meanjs
This will clone the latest version of the MEAN.JS repository to a meanjs folder.
Another way to use the MEAN.JS boilerplate is to download a zip copy from the master branch on GitHub. You can also do this using
$ wget https://github.com/meanjs/mean/archive/master.zip -O meanjs.zip; unzip meanjs.zip; rm meanjs.zip
Don't forget to rename mean-master after your project name.
Once you've downloaded the boilerplate and installed all the prerequisites, you're just a few steps away from starting to develop your MEAN application.
The first thing you should do is install the Node.js dependencies. The boilerplate comes pre-bundled with a package.json file that contains the list of modules you need to start your application. To learn more about the modules installed visit the NPM & Package.json section.
To install Node.js dependencies you're going to use npm again. In the application folder run this in the command-line:
$ npm install
This command does a few things:
After the install process is over, you'll be able to run your application using Grunt. Just run grunt default task:
Your application should run on port 3000, so in your browser just go to http://localhost:3000
That's it! Your application should be running. To proceed with your development, check the other sections in this documentation. If you encounter any problems, try the Troubleshooting section.
You can run the full test suite included with MEAN.JS with the test task:
$ grunt test
This will run both the server-side tests (located in the app/tests/ directory) and the client-side tests (located in the public/modules/*/tests/).
To execute only the server tests, run the test:server task:
$ grunt test:server
And to run only the client tests, run the test:client task:
$ grunt test:client
$ fig up
$ docker build -t mean . $ docker run -p 27017:27017 -d --name db mongo $ docker run -p 3000:3000 --link db:db_1 mean $
$ docker run -p 3000:3000 -p 35729:35729 -v /Users/mdl/workspace/mean-stack/mean/public:/home/mean/public -v /Users/mdl/workspace/mean-stack/mean/app:/home/mean/app --link db:db_1 mean
To run your application in a secure manner you'll need to use OpenSSL and generate a set of self-signed certificates. Unix-based users can use the following command:
$ sh ./scripts/generate-ssl-certs.sh
Windows users can follow instructions found here. After you've generated the key and certificate, place them in the config/sslcerts folder.
You have your application running, but there is a lot of stuff to understand. We recommend you go over the Official Documentation. In the docs we'll try to explain both general concepts of MEAN components and give you some guidelines to help you improve your development process. We tried covering as many aspects as possible, and will keep it updated by your request. You can also help us develop and improve the documentation by checking out the gh-pages branch of this repository.
Browse the live MEAN.JS example on http://meanjs.herokuapp.com.
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