WARNING! This is a new sub-generator, of BETA quality. Use it at your own risk! Feedback is highly welcome!
This sub-generator allows to deploy automatically your JHipster application to the Heroku cloud.
This sub-generator has a few limitations:
Before running the sub-generator, you need to install the Heroku toolbelt, and have a Heroku account created.
To deploy your application to Heroku, type:
This should package your application in "production" mode, create an Heroku application (with a Postgresql database), upload your code, and start the application.
If you use the free version of Heroku, please be aware that your application must start under 60 seconds, or it will be killed. Depending on the platform load, starting under 60 seconds is of course not guaranteed!
When your application is already deployed, you can prepare a new deployment by typing:
Then you can check your application, which is ready for deployment, in your "deploy/heroku" folder. If you are ready to deploy, you can push it to production, by typing (in your "deploy/heroku" folder):