OliveTin is a tool that allows to access to predefined shell commands from a web interface. OliveTin is an open-source project released under the AGPL license.
This tutorial explains how to install OliveTin inside a Docker container in the Linux. Commands have been tested on Ubuntu.
Make sure you have installed Docker in your system. If you are using Ubuntu, installation instructions can be found in the post.
Before starting, create a directory for storing config file:
sudo mkdir -p /opt/olivetin/config
Create config file which defines shell commands to run via web interface:
sudo tee /opt/olivetin/config/config.yaml > /dev/null << END actions: - title: "Get date and time" shell: date END
- Host network
Run the following command to create a container for OliveTin that uses host network:
docker run -d --name=olivetin --restart=always --network=host \ -v /opt/olivetin/config:/config \ jamesread/olivetin
- User-defined bridge network
User-defined bridge network can be used for listening on different port. By default, OliveTin service is listening on port 1337. It can be changed with
docker network create app-net
docker run -d --name=olivetin --restart=always --network=app-net \ -p 8080:1337 \ -v /opt/olivetin/config:/config \ jamesread/olivetin
To access a web interface, open a web browser and go to
<IP_ADDRESS> is the IP address of the system.
To completely remove OliveTin, remove its container:
docker rm --force olivetin
Remove OliveTin image:
docker rmi jamesread/olivetin
You can also remove OliveTin config:
sudo rm -rf /opt/olivetin
If a user-defined bridge network was created, you can delete it as follows:
docker network rm app-net
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