Install and Run CodeCombat Multiplayer Game on Ubuntu 16.04

Chưa phân loại

CodeCombat is a multiplayer programming game for learning how to code. It’s a platform for students to learn computer science while playing through a real game.

It’s both a startup and a community project, completely open source under the MIT and Creative Commons licenses. Furthermore, it’s the largest open source CoffeeScript project by lines of code, and since it’s a game, it’s really fun to hack on.

To install CodeCombat, we need to first setup our database. The database used will be MongoDB

Install MongoDB

  • Import public key, create source list file and install database
sudo apt-key adv --keyserver hkp:// --recv EA312927  echo "deb "$(lsb_release -sc)"/mongodb-org/3.2 multiverse" | sudo tee /etc/apt/sources.list.d/mongodb-org-3.2.list  sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get install -y mongodb-org
  • Create the service file for mongodb
cd /lib/systemd/system/  vim mongod.service
  • Paste below into the file
[Unit]  Description=High-performance, schema-free document-oriented database  Documentation=    [Service]  User=mongodb  Group=mongodb  ExecStart=/usr/bin/mongod --quiet --config /etc/mongod.conf    [Install]
  • Reload systemd service with following command
systemctl daemon-reload
  • Start mongodb service and add as a service on startup
systemctl start mongod  systemctl enable mongod

Install and run CodeCombat Multiplayer Game on Ubuntu 16.04

  • Install some needed packages
sudo apt-get install build-essential python2.7 git curl npm nodejs-legacy
  • If your default Python version is 3, then run this also
npm config set python `which python2.7`
  • Next let’s setup Git
git config --global "YOUR_NAME"  git config --global "YOUR_EMAIL_ADDRESS"
  • Next we start cloning the game from the repository
git clone  cd codecombat  git remote add -f upstream
  • Install Dependencies
npm install
  • Let’s import the latest development database and overwrite the current development database
(cd $(mktemp -d /tmp/coco.XXXXXXXX) && curl | tar xzf - && mongorestore --drop --host
  • Run following command to startup brunch and nodemon
npm run dev
  • Open your browser and enter following URL

Now we have our game environment running on Ubuntu 16.04

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