base cloud provisioning for newtype.institute

Ryan d795f68818 Use my own image instead of the upstream 2 years ago
roles d795f68818 Use my own image instead of the upstream 2 years ago
vars f6858e98b2 Get mastodon to the point where it can start up 2 years ago
.gitignore 74a5ffbdce Initial commit 2 years ago
LICENSE 74a5ffbdce Initial commit 2 years ago
README.org ca32126231 Readme as org-mode 2 years ago
cloud-env.yml 9acd62fa29 Put the app instances behind a load balance 2 years ago
inventory-prod 69f3ca5850 WIP for the instance configuration 2 years ago
mastodon.yml fd2b1aa805 Add cadvisor and node-exporter to the host 2 years ago
vault.yml 8dc2f5f583 Add SMTP auth details 2 years ago

README.org

Ansible for Mastodon on AWS

(All of this applies to when this is done)

This will install Mastodon on a number of AWS EC2 instance, after creating a VPC and RDS, putting the instances behind a single load-balancer that you can point a domain name at.

Running

  • sign up for AWS, create an access token for your user, and write a boto configuration file.

  • replace the vault.yml file with a file that provides the following variables:

    • ansible_vault_rds_master_password: a random password for your rds master user

    • ansible_vault_rds_master_username: your rds master user's name

  • run ansible-playbook -i inventory-prod cloud-env.yml

  • run ansible-playbook -i inventory-prod mastodon.yml