PrivateBin is a minimalist, open source online pastebin where the server (can) has zero knowledge of pasted data. We all need to paste data / log files somewhere when it doesn't make sense to paste it inline. With PasteBin, you can own the hosting, access, and eventual deletion of this data.
- Docker swarm cluster with persistent shared storage
- Traefik configured per design
- DNS entry for the hostname you intend to use, pointed to your keepalived IP
Setup data locations¶
We'll need a single location to bind-mount into our container, so create /var/data/privatebin, and make it world-writable (there might be a more secure way to do this!)
mkdir /var/data/privatebin chmod 777 /var/data/privatebin/
Setup Docker Swarm¶
Create a docker swarm config file in docker-compose syntax (v3), something like this:
I share (with my patreon patrons) a private "premix" git repository, which includes necessary docker-compose and env files for all published recipes. This means that patrons can launch any recipe with just a
git pull and a
docker stack deploy 👍
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version: '3' services: app: image: privatebin/nginx-fpm-alpine volumes: - /var/data/privatebin:/srv/data networks: - traefik_public deploy: labels: - traefik.frontend.rule=Host:privatebin.example.com - traefik.docker.network=traefik_public - traefik.port=4180 networks: traefik_public: external: true
Launch PrivateBin stack¶
Launch the PrivateBin stack by running
docker stack deploy privatebin -c <path -to-docker-compose.yml>
Log into your new instance at https://YOUR-FQDN, with user "root" and the password you specified in gitlab.env.
- The PrivateBin repo explains how to tweak configuration options, or to use a database instead of file storage, if your volume justifies it :)
- The inclusion of PrivateBin was due to the efforts of @gkoerk in our Discord server. Thanks Jerry!!
Tip your waiter (donate) 👏¶
Did you receive excellent service? Want to make your waiter happy? (..and support development of current and future recipes!) See the support page for (free or paid) ways to say thank you! 👏