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    Article summary

    Deploy Rocket.Chat using the Red Hat OpenShift platform and easily manage your application. Several templates for providing Rocket.Chat are hosted in this repository.

    Installation on Container Development Kit (CDK)

    • Download and install CDK.

    • Download and install the OpenShift client tool.

    • Run OpenShift Vagrant machine.

    • Pull the Rocket.Chat Docker image from Docker hub and tag/push to the internal OpenShift registry using these commands:

    docker pull
    docker tag rocketchat/
    docker push
    • Login in OpenShift and create a new project in OpenShift

    oc login -u openshift-devel
    oc new-project rocket-chat
    • Clone this repo and add the templates and imagestream to the Openshift namespace:

    git clone
    oc create -n openshift -f rocket-chat-is.json
    oc create -n openshift -f rocket-chat-ephemeral.json
    • Create the rocket-chat app

    oc new-app rocket-chat -p MONGODB_DATABASE=rocketchat,MONGODB_USER=rocketchat-admin,MONGODB_PASS=rocketchat
    • Rocket.Chat uses a domain check code to verify the validity of the e-mail address. To disable it, run these commands:

    oc port-forward <mongodb_pod> 27017
    mongo localhost:27017

    Inside the Mongo client, run these commands:

    use rocketchat

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