Ghost is "a fully open source, hackable platform for building and running a modern online publication."
- Docker swarm cluster with persistent shared storage
- Traefik configured per design
- DNS entry for the hostname you intend to use (or a wildcard), pointed to your keepalived IP
Setup data locations
Create the location for the bind-mount of the application data, so that it's persistent:
mkdir -p /var/data/ghost
Ghost Docker Swarm config
Create a docker swarm config file in docker-compose syntax (v3), something like the example below:
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version: '3' services: ghost: image: ghost:1-alpine volumes: - /etc/localtime:/etc/localtime:ro - /var/data/ghost/:/var/lib/ghost/content networks: - traefik_public deploy: labels: # traefik common - traefik.enable=true - traefik.docker.network=traefik_public # traefikv1 - traefik.frontend.rule=Host:ghost.example.com - traefik.port=2368 # traefikv2 - "traefik.http.routers.ghost.rule=Host(`ghost.example.com`)" - "traefik.http.services.ghost.loadbalancer.server.port=2368" - "traefik.enable=true" networks: traefik_public: external: true
Launch Ghost stack
Launch the Ghost stack by running
docker stack deploy ghost -c <path -to-docker-compose.yml>
Create your first administrative account at https://YOUR-FQDN/admin/
Chef's notes 📓
A default using the SQlite database takes 548k of space ↩
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