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Dokku: Your Own mini-Heroku in Under 5 Minutes

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Dokku: Your Own mini-Heroku in Under 5 Minutes

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Dokku is a Docker powered single-host PaaS that is similar to Heroku. It's written in under 100 lines of Bash and takes less than 5 minutes to bootstrap a box with. Here I show you what it's like to set up from a new VM, let you see it in action, and even take you through the code.


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