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Deployment issue

So I’m new to digital oceans and I was trying to deploy my first website here, but I keep getting this error once the build is complete

Unable to detect a run command. This environment likely requires a custom run command to be configured.

I’ve tried various solution offered both here and on other platforms but I can’t find a solution.


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Hello,

You can specify a start command in your package.json file as follows:

  "scripts": {
    "start": "node ./path/to/your/app"
  },

Here is an example app that you could take a look at as a reference:

https://github.com/digitalocean/sample-nodejs

Best,

Bobby