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Running SerpBear Locally

If you don't want to deploy SerpBear on a server and want to run it locally on your computer follow the instructions below.
Step 1:
Make sure git and nodejs are installed on your computer.
Step 2:
Clone the SerpBear repo by running:
git clone [email protected]:towfiqi/serpbear.git
cd serpbear
Step 3:
Create a .env.local file. and insert the following variables and change them as you like:
USER=admin
PASSWORD=999999
SECRET=4715aed3216f7b0a38e6b234a958362654e56d10fbc04700770d472af3dce43625jd
APIKEY=5saedXklbylhnatihe2pihp3pih4fdnakljwq9
SESSION_DURATION=24
NEXT_PUBLIC_APP_URL=http://localhost:3000
The details of the required environment variables can be found here.
Note: If you are trying to run the app on a Mac computer, instead of using USER variable, use USERNAME
Step4:
Create a data directory inside your serpbear directory.
Step 5:
Install the necessary packages and build the app by running the below command:
npm install
npm run build
Step 6:
Run the app by running this command:
npm run start:all

Updating the App

When there is a new release, you can simply run these commands to update the app:
git pull
npm install
npm run build
npm run start:all