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Precompiled binaries

Precompiled binaries for released versions are available on the Releases page, download it to your local machine, and running it directly is the fastest way to use Rest.

Go install

If you are familiar with Golang, you can use go install

go install

Run server

rest -db.url "mysql://username:password@tcp(localhost:3306)/db"


# connect to postgres
docker run -p 3000:3000 restgo/rest -db.url "postgres://user:passwd@localhost:5432/db"

# connect to sqlite file with volume
docker run -p 3000:3000 -v $(pwd):/data restgo/rest -db.url "sqlite:///data/my.db"