Install Centrifugo and quick start
Go is a perfect language - it gives developers an opportunity to have single binary executable file for application and cross-compile application on all target operating systems for distribution. This means that all you need to get Centrifugo - download latest release for you operating system, unpack it and you are done!
Now you can see help information for Centrifugo:
Centrifugo server node requires configuration file with secret key.
If you are new to Centrifugo then there is
genconfig command which can generate minimal required
configuration file for you:
It will generate secret key for you automatically and create configuration file
in current directory (by default) so you can finally run Centrifugo instance:
We will talk about configuration in detail in next sections.
You can also put or symlink
centrifugo into your
bin OS directory and run it from anywhere:
In production you will need to daemonize Centrifugo. We have prebuilt rpm and deb packages for most popular Linux distributions and Docker image. See more Deploy section for more info.