Garden Center API - Sample Database
This project is meant to be used with the Garden Center API
example project. The Dockerfile in this project creates a modified MongoDB
Database with sample data for the Garden Center API.
These instructions will get you a copy of the project up and running on your local
machine for development and testing purposes.
$ git clone firstname.lastname@example.org:CatalystTraining/garden_center_db.git
Make sure that you have Docker installed
on your local machine. You will need Docker in order to run the sample database image.
Using the Docker Image
The following sections outline the use
Building The Docker Image
$ docker build -t <docker username>/gcdb .
Running The Docker Image
$ docker run -d -p 27017:27017 --name gcdb <docker username>/gcdb
Connecting to MongoDB
You can use MongoDB Compass, RoboMongo, or the Terminal to connect to the
running MongoDB instance. All collections are located in the 'gcdb' database.
In a terminal window: $ docker exec -it gcdb mongo - will connect to the running container and start the mongo shell. ... > show databases admin gcdb local > type your commands here...
Add additional notes about how to deploy this on a live system
- Paolo Hilario - Initial work - email@example.com