Avishaan Sethi

MongoDB SSH access on remote Meteor deployment

Access the MongoDB instance on your MUP (Meteor UP) deployment using a GUI explorer

There comes a time when you need to access the MongoDB database associated with your remote MUP (Meteor Up) deployment. According to their docs the only way you can do this is to SSH in and access it from there. That's fine (and technically accurate) except that leaves you only with a console interface via meteor mongo which isn't . . .

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December 20, 2015

Mobile App PDF generation from HTML

Client side generation of PDF using jsPDF, HTML, DataURIs, and Cordova on iOS8+ and Android in MeteorJS

We want to be able to generate an PDF document from HTML without needing direct processing by the server such that it is presented to the client in the Cordova app with a done button. This allows the user to generate a pdf, view it, and then close it and return to the app. I'll take a MeteorJS specific approach but it's very . . .

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December 04, 2015

MeteorJS Quick Deploy

Quickly deploy MeteorJS to your own provider or services like Digital Ocean.

In this example we will talk about a quick deploy technique for MeteorJS apps. I recommend using Digital Ocean for this deployment example but any Nix based server should work.


I assume you already have npm installed. If you don't go ahead and get npm installed from here: . . .

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August 13, 2015