If you want to bring up an instance of canhazdb with the minimal configuration required, you can pass the --single argument to the command.

This will not run the server behind TLS, therefore the traffic will not be encrypted or authenticated.

This mode is best used in a learning or development environment, and not for production.


You can run the command below on any machine that has docker installed:

docker run -itp 8060:8060 canhazdb/server --single

Once running, you can start doing GET, POST, PUT, PATCH, DELETE http requests at: