Railsbridge Installfest


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Create A Heroku Account

Step 1: Visit the Heroku web site


Step 2: Create an account

Click the big Sign Up button (it's about halfway down the page)

Enter your email address.

Use the same email address for heroku, git, github, and ssh.

Step 3: Activate your account

Heroku will send you an activation email. Open it and click on the activation link. It will take you to the Heroku site. Enter and confirm your password. Hit Save.

Step 4: Install the heroku gem

Option 1: if you are using rvm (on OS X or Linux)

Type this in the terminal:
rvm @global exec gem install heroku

Option 2: otherwise (on Windows)

Type this in the terminal:
gem install heroku

Ignore This Warning

When you see the following message, don't fret. Everything is fine.

!    The `heroku` gem has been deprecated and replaced with the Heroku Toolbelt.
!    Download and install from: https://toolbelt.heroku.com
!    For API access, see: https://github.com/heroku/heroku.rb


Type this in the terminal:
heroku version
Expected result:
2.26.7 or higher

Step 5: Create an SSH key

Option 1: On OS X or Linux

Option 2: On Windows

RailsInstaller created a key for you. Go on to the next step!

Step 6: Add your SSH key to your Heroku account

Type this in the terminal:
heroku keys:add

hit enter to accept the default key file to use

Next Step:

Railsbridge Docs

Source: https://github.com/railsbridge/docs