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  • Published Question

    Alternate way to access DO App runtime logs?

    I am trying to test my DO app but the browser based console is pretty frustrating, it frequently stops updated and I have to refresh the page. Is there a way I can connect to it with a different program or something t...
    1 By skeddtemp DigitalOcean App Platform
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    How can i configure a static route for a DO app?

    If i add another service, will it still have access to the same files as the first service? edit: seems like services demand th…
    By skeddtemp
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    How i use droplets?

    google “digital ocean droplets tutorial” https://docs.digitalocean.com/products/droplets/how-to/create/ https://www.digitaloc…
    By skeddtemp
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    How can i configure a static route for a DO app?

    My app currently has a single service which is runs a node app. But I also have a public folder which I'd like to expose. Since the app occasionally crashes (and takes a few seconds to get back up), this occasionally ...
    1 By skeddtemp DigitalOcean 1-Click Apps Marketplace
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    How do I use websockets on an app

    I'm making a server with a DO app. Websockets aren't working (Firefox can’t establish a connection to the server) Is it because of the port? How can I allow the port through? I tried making it 8080 (defined in my app ...
    3 By skeddtemp DigitalOcean App Platform
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    How long does adding a domain to a DO app take?

    I added a custom domain to my app, and for days it's just been saying "configuring" for the status (and the domain isn't pointing anywhere). I'm using DO as my DNS host and set up the 3 nameservers to point to my sub...
    Accepted Answer: Hi there, I’ve tested this and it should not take more than a few minutes as long as the CNAME is correct. If your CNAME record is correctly added and you are still seeing the problem I could suggest contacting the D...
    2 By skeddtemp DigitalOcean App Platform
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    How am I supposed to store a cert for a deployed app?

    I'm trying to start using digital ocean apps. My server connects to a digital ocean database, but using 'ca-certificate.crt'. I have seen that you shouldn't put certs in a repo (even though mine is private to just me...
    Accepted Answer: 👋 @skeddtemp Great question, while App Platform doesn't allow injection of secrets to files yet, there is an easy workaround using environment variables. I've answered this question here: How to include a x509 certif...
    1 By skeddtemp DigitalOcean DigitalOcean App Platform
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    Spaces copyObject with aws-sdk: InvalidBucketName Error

    I want to copy file. This works perfectly fine, and spits out a list of all files in my space: s3.listObjects({Bucket: "lospec"}, function(err, data) {}); This code on the other hand: s3.copyObject({ Bucket: "...
    1 By skeddtemp DigitalOcean Spaces Object Storage
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    What are the limitations of digital ocean apps?

    I'm trying to rewrite how my site works, but not sure how if I should use digital oceans new apps feature. Do the apps have storage? Does the storage get cleared when the code gets redeployed? Is there any way to acc...
    Accepted Answer: The filesystem for apps gets cleared with each deploy. Also, if an app is scaled to multiple instances, each instance has it's own filesystem. If the app needs files to persist between deploys, or be accessible to mul...
    1 By skeddtemp Building on DigitalOcean DigitalOcean DigitalOcean 1-Click Apps Marketplace Object Storage DigitalOcean Spaces DigitalOcean Volumes DigitalOcean App Platform
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    Should I use droplets, volumes or spaces?

    anyone have another answer?
    By skeddtemp
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    Should I use droplets, volumes or spaces?

    I currently have a web server, which does everything. I would like to split it among different services to lighten the load: main web server (db, html generation) CDN for js, css, images, downloads (some may need to b...
    2 By skeddtemp DigitalOcean Block Storage DigitalOcean Volumes DigitalOcean Spaces CDN Server Optimization Object Storage
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    Can't login with SSH key when creating new droplet, but works if I clone...

    whatever, I just made a new key and it seems fine
    By skeddtemp
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    Can't login with SSH key when creating new droplet, but works if I clone...

    I created a new droplet, assigned the same key I always use, put the new IP in my SSH software and used the same key I always use, and it says "Server refused our key". I tried that multiple times, creating both blank...
    2 By skeddtemp DigitalOcean
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    How to backup individual files?

    How should I backup individual files? I don't want to backup the whole snapshot as I only need ~30MB, not my entire 60GB server. Plus i would like to be able to restore single files, preferably from a few version in c...
    1 By skeddtemp Backups
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    What happened to my permissions and how do I fix them? NGINX 502 error.

    I found the problem, it was getting port 8080 from the process.env somehow, and I was using port 3000.
    Accepted Answer: I found the problem, it was getting port 8080 from the process.env somehow, and I was using port 3000.
    By skeddtemp
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    What happened to my permissions and how do I fix them? NGINX 502 error.

    I set up my site a while ago so I kind of forget what I did. But it used to run just fine, and now I can't access it, I just get a 502. This server is Ubuntu 18, with nginx and node. First problem was that the server ...
    Accepted Answer: I found the problem, it was getting port 8080 from the process.env somehow, and I was using port 3000.
    2 By skeddtemp Nginx
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    How to connect to mongo database with Compass

    I don't know much about server configuration (someone set it uyp for me), but I would like to connect to my mongodb server with compass. I put in the hostname and port which I know is correct. I don't understand what ...
    2 By skeddtemp MongoDB Ubuntu 16.04
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    How do I troubleshoot a 502 error with nginx / node?

    Solved, an environment variable was overriding my port number, causing it to start on the wrong port.
    By skeddtemp
  • Published Question

    How do I troubleshoot a 502 error with nginx / node?

    I have an ubuntu server that I use for development. It was working perfectly fine until I got an email from DO saying "We've had to reboot your Droplet as a result of an issue with the physical node that hosts your Dr...
    1 By skeddtemp Node.js Nginx MongoDB Ubuntu 16.04
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    How to update mongodb from 3.2 to 3.4.10

    I've tried following a lot of guides on updating mongo but none are working. This was my latest attempt: ``` username:~/workspace (master) $ sudo apt-get install -y mongodb-org=3.4.10 mongodb-org-server=3.4.10 mongodb...
    1 By skeddtemp MongoDB