How to edit app.yml file

ssh in to your server

From console, run these commands:

  • cd /var/discourse
  • git pull
  • nano containers/app.yml

Configuration file will open in nano editor.

Use the arrow button on your keyboard to scroll to the section you want to edit OR

Search the file (with Ctrl+W) for whatever you want to edit eg your forum url

After completing your edits, press Ctrl+X to exit and you will be asked if you want to save the changes, enter Yes to SAVE.