loklak/Google Cloud: Set up loklak tweet search server on Google Cloud Server


Loklak is a server application which is able to collect messages from various sources, including twitter. The server contains a search index and a peer-to-peer index sharing interface. Set up loklak_server on the Google Cloud, help with documentation and tweet about it. Collect at least 3 million social messages. Also star your three favorite repositories of the loklak project, join the gitter channels and team on GitHub.

Setup instructions:

Expected Outcome:

  • loklak server successfully installed with at least 3 million tweets and continuously collecting tweets on the system
  • Add/improve set up instructions for Google Cloud in Installation Readme
  • tweet about your task with a screenshot of your set up, e.g. "Collecting my own #bigdata with #loklak social search + @elastic during #FOSSASIA #GCI @fossasia @mariobehling"
  • starred at least three repositories of the project
  • joined the project channel at and team on GitHub


Task tags

  • loklak
  • administration
  • installation
  • google cloud
  • server

Students who completed this task

Sanchit Mishra, Adarsh Kumar, Ridhwanul Haque

Task type

  • code Code
  • chrome_reader_mode Documentation / Training
  • assessment Outreach / Research