Installation

How to self-host Comentario

This page explains how you can self-host Comentario.

You can install Comentario locally or deploy it somewhere on the Internet.

Depending on your needs, Comentario can be installed and run in a number of ways:

If you’re upgrading from a previous Comentario version, or upgrading from Commento, we’ve covered that, too — make sure to check the Migration section.

Requirements

Please read this first: this page explains what you’ll need to self-host a Comentario instance.

Binary package

This page explains how you can install Comentario locally using a binary package.

Helm chart

You can easily deploy Comentario into a Kubernetes cluster using a Helm chart.

Docker image

Comentario automated build pipeline creates and uploads Docker images to GitLab Container Registry.

Building Comentario

This page explains how you can build Comentario frontend (UI) and backend (server) from its source code.

Migration

Comentario is a production-ready system, which can replace a number of other services. It also supports upgrading from a previous Comentario version.