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How do you deploy a Django project on Linode?

Last updated on September 25, 2022 @ 1:14 pm

Deploying a Django project on Linode can be a challenging process, but with the right tools and guidance, it can be a relatively simple process.

PRO TIP: Linode is a great platform for hosting Django projects, but there are a few things to keep in mind when deploying your project. First, make sure you have a recent version of Django installed. Linode uses Python 2.7 by default, so you’ll need to install Django into a Python 2.7 virtual environment. Next, you’ll need to configure your database settings in your Django project’s file. Linode offers MySQL, PostgreSQL, and MongoDB databases, so make sure to choose the correct database engine for your project. Finally, you’ll need to setup a static files directory to serve your project’s static media files.

First, make sure that you have the appropriate software installed on your Linode server. This includes the Django software and the required Python libraries. Next, create a new Django project on your Linode server.

Once the project is created, clone the project’s repository onto your Linode server. Finally, set up the project’s environment variables and start the Django server.

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