Clone the Github repo
git clone https://github.com/kelda-inc/node-todo
curl -fsSL 'https://kelda.io/get-blimp.sh' | sh
Or, we’re also on Homebrew:
brew install kelda/tools/blimp
Login to Blimp
Boot the app
If you have
docker installed locally, and want to try the image building
blimp up -f ./docker-compose-local-build.yml instead.
View the app
Access http://localhost:8080 in your browser. To view the node-todo app. Blimp opens an encrypted tunnel to your sandbox in the cloud.
Make a code change
app/routes.js in your preferred text editor, uncomment the code on line
12, and save the file.
Kelda Blimp will sync the change into the container, and
nodemon will restart
the Node server.
Confirm that the code change worked
Reload http://localhost:8080. You will now see each todo prepended with “Kelda:”
Explore the other Blimp commands
blimp ps blimp logs web blimp ssh web
Kafka is a popular distributed streaming platform. For instructions on how to try it out with Blimp, see our Github repo.