fission installed, we are ready to set it up on your local machine. If this is your first time using fission, you will be prompted for a username and an email to confirm your new account.
$ fission setupUsername: USERNAMEEmail: firstname.lastname@example.org✅ Registration successful! Head over to your email to confirm your account.Installing dependencies...
A private key has been generated for your machine and saved in the
~/.config/fission/key/ directory. This key secures your communication with Fission services and works like using an SSH key to connect to GitHub.
If you already have an account, you can link it to your local machine. Just enter in your current username and follow the linking flow.
Let's publish a simple webpage with Fission! We will write a simple webpage, register it as a Fission app, and publish it to the web.
Create a project directory and an
mkdir hello-universecd hello-universetouch index.html
Add some content to
index.html<html><head><title>Hello Universe!</title></head><body><h1>Hello Universe!</h1><p>This is a Fission powered page.</p><p>Assisted by <a href="https://fission.codes">Fission</a>.</p></body></html>
fission app register command to initialize the webpage as a Fission app. You will be prompted for a build directory.
$ fission app register👷 Build directory (.):
Press enter to set
hello-universe as your build directory, and
fission will initialize your app.
✅ App initialized as big-narrow-fuchsia-elf.fission.app⏯️ Next run fission app publish or fission app publish --watch to sync data💁 It may take DNS time to propagate this initial setup globally.In this case, you can always view your app athttps://ipfs.runfission.com/ipns/big-narrow-fuchsia-elf.fission.app
Fission will create a
fission.yaml file with your app configuration.
fission.yamlignore: url: big-narrow-fuchsia-elf.fission.appbuild: .
url is where your webpage will be on the web after it has been published,
build tells the fission which directory to publish, and
ignore is a list of files and directories to ignore. See the Fission YAML guide for more details.
fission app publish to publish the webpage.
$ fission app publish🚀 Now live on the network📝 DNS updated! Check out your site at:🔗 big-narrow-fuchsia-elf.fission.app
Copy the URL from the last line and paste it into your web browser to view the webpage live on the web. Nice and simple!