- Basic file management
- Source code editing
- Install plugins to customize your environment
- Fully featured web shell provided by pty.js (OS X and Linux only)
For full instructions, see the Getting Started guide.
Running the server
- Browse to the directory where you installed Orion, usually
- Edit the
orion.conffile. Uncomment the following line, replacing the password with something of your choice:
This prevents unauthorized access to your Orion server.
npm start orion or
4. Go to http://localhost:8081 to use Orion. You will be prompted with a basic auth dialog; enter the password you chose earlier.
The port number can be changed by passing the
If you installed Orion as a global package with
npm install -g orion, you can run the command
orion from any directory (rather than
npm start orion as outlined above.)
Orion will then start using your current directory (or a directory you specify on the command line) as the location.
See the Getting Started guide for more details.
Using Orion within a larger app
require('orion') to get access to our startServer function, which is suitable for use within a larger connect project:
var orion = ;var connect = ;var myapp =/* .use( additional handlers ) */
Running the tests
We use Mocha for our tests. Run
npm test or