Before proceeding to production deployment, we need to understand how the server-side web application, igweb, operates when it's placed into production mode. Production mode can be turned on by setting the IGWEB_MODE environment variable with the value "production" before starting the igweb server-side application, like so:
$ export IGWEB_MODE=production
There are three important behaviors that will take place when IGWEB runs in production mode:
- Static assets for cogs (cogimport.css and ...