Logo of CONSUL
Citizen Participation and Open Government Application
This is the opensource code repository of the eParticipation website CONSUL, originally developed for the Madrid City government eParticipation website.
Development started on 2015 July 15th. Code was deployed to production on 2015 September 7th to decide.madrid.es. Since then new features are added often. You can take a look at the current features in features or docs and future features in the open issues list. For current status on upcoming features go to Roadmap.
Prerequisites: install git, Ruby (the version defined in the
.ruby-versionfile in the CONSUL repository), the bundler gem, Node.js and PostgreSQL (>=9.4).
git clone https://github.com/consul/consul.git
cp config/database.yml.example config/database.yml
cp config/secrets.yml.example config/secrets.yml
RAILS_ENV=test rake db:setup
Run the app locally:
Prerequisites for testing: install ChromeDriver >= 2.33
Run the tests with:
You can use the default admin user from the seeds file:
But for some actions like voting, you will need a verified user, the seeds file also includes one: