[Systems] SL infrastructure help

Manuel Quiñones manuq at laptop.org
Sun Feb 16 19:38:40 EST 2014

Hi Bernie!

2014-02-15 15:47 GMT-03:00 Bernie Innocenti <bernie at codewiz.org>:
> +manuq
> +systems
> Sorry for the long delay, tincho! Next time please ping me or post to
> the systems@ list where someone else can respond (unlikely, but possible).
> Do you still need this? I'll be online all day... and glad to show you
> how to do step 1 yourself and discuss step 2 and 3.
> I think sunjammer might work for this kind of things. You or manuq can
> deploy the app in /srv/www-sugarlabs/contest and create a ProxyPass
> virtualhost for it (we already have a few of those, grep the apache config).
> For manageability, it would be easier if the Python code could run
> directly in Apache, like with mod_python.

Yes, this is a Flask application and can be easily deployed in Apache
with mod_wsgi.

> So we wouldn't have a separate
> process pool to start and manage. If this can't be done, the proxy is
> still an option. Make sure the Python web server binds to localhost and
> not to a public IP! Apache offers a layer of protection and logging that
> helps stop some attacks, so we don't want random web apps to be directly
> accessible from the outside.
> That's pretty much it! As I said, chat me on #sugar for the details.
> On 02/11/2014 12:03 PM, Martin Abente wrote:
>> Hello Bernie-sama,
>> We are going to host a worldwide "background design" contest for Sugar
>> :) Now that we finally support it, since Sugar 0.100.
>> Manuel Quiñones has developed a website [1] for the contest and I need
>> to deploy it in Sugar Labs infrastructure, therefore I need your
>> assistance once again.
>> If is possible, could you:
>> 1. create a "contest.sugarlabs.org <http://contest.sugarlabs.org>"
>> sub-domain?
>> 2. tell me which server I could use to deploy the website? Since images
>> will be uploaded, I think you are the best to judge which server has the
>> proper storage capacity.
>> 3. do the proper port forwarding stuff? This website will simply run a
>> python web server, port 8000.
>> Domo Arigato,
>> tch.
>> Refs:
>> 1. https://github.com/manuq/bg-contest
> --
>  _ // Bernie Innocenti
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