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Configuring Explicates

This page details the core settings for the Explicates Web Annotation server. To edit them you can begin by copying the settings template:

cd /path/to/libcrowds
cp local.config.js.tmpl local.config.js

Required settings

The settings below are required for the application to run correctly.

# ** IMPORTANT: Uncomment the lines below in production **
ENV = 'production'

# CORS settings (defaults below)
# See
    r"/*": {
        "origins": "*",
        "allow_headers": [
        "max_age": 21600,
        "supports_credentials": True


See the Explicates settings template for details of all optional settings.