To learn more about configuration, usage and features of The Lounge, take a look at the website.
Run this in a terminal to install (or upgrade) the latest stable release from npm registry:
yarn global add thelounge
If you already have The Lounge installed globally, use the following command to update it:
yarn global upgrade thelounge
When installation is complete, run:
For more information, read the usage documentation or run:
The following commands install and run the development version of The Lounge:
git clone https://github.com/thelounge/thelounge.git cd thelounge yarn install NODE_ENV=production yarn build yarn start
When installed like this,
thelounge executable is not created. Use
node index <command> to run commands.
⚠️ While it is the most recent codebase, this is not production-ready! Run at your own risk. It is also not recommended to run this as root.
Simply follow the instructions to run The Lounge from source above, on your own fork.
Before submitting any change, make sure to:
yarn testto execute linters and test suite
yarn buildif you change or add anything in
yarn devcan be used to start The Lounge and watch for any file changes in the client folder