Rocket.Chat is moving to a single codebase. Get to know the reasons and how the community will benefit from it. Read the details.
At Rocket.Chat, our community drives everything we do. The Rocket.Chat team is expanding, and we know no better place to find qualified new team members than right here - in our GitHub community.
If you are passionate about our project, want to work with a world-leading open source team, and enjoy working remotely at a location of your choice, then we want to talk to you!
Get to know more about us and explore current openings at https://jobs.rocket.chat/"
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Download the Native Cross-Platform Desktop Application at Rocket.Chat.Electron
Install Rocket.Chat in seconds on Linux (Ubuntu and others) with:
sudo snap install rocketchat-server
Installing snaps is very quick. By running that command you have your full Rocket.Chat server up and running. Snaps are secure. They are isolated with all of their dependencies. Snaps also auto-update when we release new versions.
Our snap features a built-in reverse proxy that can request and maintain free Let's Encrypt SSL certificates. You can go from zero to a public-facing SSL-secured Rocket.Chat server in less than 5 minutes.
Find out more information about our snaps here.
Deploy to a DigitalOcean droplet with our one-click install listing from the DigitalOcean Marketplace.
Instantly deploy your Rocket.Chat server for free on next generation auto-scaling PaaS.
Painless SSL. Automatically scale your server cluster based on usage demand.
Host your own Rocket.Chat server in a few seconds.
Get your Rocket.Chat instance hosted in an "as a Service" style. You register and we manage it for you! (updates, backup...).
Install Rocket.Chat on Cloudron Smartserver:
Deploy on Kubernetes using the official helm chart.
Deploy your own Rocket.Chat server instantly on Scalingo.
OR Use the automated build image of our most recent release
docker pull registry.rocket.chat/rocketchat/rocket.chat:latest
OR select a specific release (details of releases available):
docker pull registry.rocket.chat/rocketchat/rocket.chat:vX.X.X
OR our official docker registry image, containing recent stable release build approved by Docker:
docker pull rocket.chat
Automated production-grade deployment in minutes, for RHEL / CentOS 7 or Ubuntu 14.04 LTS / 15.04.
Run Rocket.Chat on this world famous $35 quad-core server.
Add Rocket.Chat to this world famous time tested small enterprise server today.
Follow these deployment instructions.
Deploy Rocket.Chat stack to your server with D2C. Scale with a single click, check live logs and metrics:
Run Rocket.Chat on your easy to use personal device.
It is a great solution for communities and companies wanting to privately host their own chat service or for developers looking forward to build and evolve their own chat platforms.
Open Sourcers Race to Build Better Versions of Slack
Yes, we made it to the #1
Your own open source Slack-like chat
Rocket.Chat 是特性最丰富的 Slack 开源替代品之一。 主要功能：群组聊天，直接通信，私聊群，桌面通知，媒体嵌入，链接预览，文件上传，语音/视频 聊天，截图等等。
Para los programadores que quieran ofrecer un chat en su web
Un chat de código abierto que puedes añadir a la web
Why Slack when you can Rocket.chat?
Self-hosted alternatives to popular cloud services
To see an up to date view of what we have planned, view our milestones.
Read about how it all started.
GitHub Issues are used to track bugs and tasks on the roadmap.
RocketChat/feature-requests is used to track Rocket.Chat feature requests and discussions. Click here to open a new feature request. Feature Request Forums stores the historical archives of old feature requests (up to 2018).
Please use the Stack Overflow TAG
The docker image is ready. Everyone can start hacking the adapter code or launch his/her own bot within a few minutes now. Please head over to the Hubot Integration Project for more information.
Integrate your application with fly-in panels today! Early access is available for developers.
We are developing the APIs based on the competition, so stay tuned and you will see a lot happening here.
Check out Rocket.Chat documentation.
Note that Rocket.Chat is distributed under the MIT License.
Now just clone and start the app:
git clone https://github.com/RocketChat/Rocket.Chat.git cd Rocket.Chat meteor npm install meteor npm start
For more detailed step-by-step, see our quick start for developers docs.
To debug the server part, use meteor debugging. You should use Chrome for best debugging experience:
You'll find a nodejs icon in the developer console.
If you are not a developer and just want to run the server - see deployment methods.
It is based on Gitflow Workflow, reference section below is derived from Vincent Driessen at nvie.
See also this Git Workflows Comparison for more details.
We are experimenting with Lingohub. If you want to help, send an email to support at rocket.chat to be invited to the translation project.
A lot of work has already gone into Rocket.Chat, but we have much bigger plans for it!
Please review and sign our CLA at https://cla-assistant.io/RocketChat/Rocket.Chat
Emoji provided graciously by JoyPixels
Testing with BrowserStack
Translations done with LingoHub
Rocket.Chat will be free forever, but you can help us speed up the development!