A barebones Kotlin and Ktor app, which can easily be deployed to Heroku.
This application supports the Getting Started with Java on Heroku article - check it out.
Make sure you have Java and Maven installed. Also, install the Heroku Toolbelt.
$ git clone https://github.com/orangy/ktor-heroku-start.git $ cd ktor-heroku-start $ mvn install $ heroku local:start
Your app should now be running on localhost:5000.
If you're going to use a database, ensure you have a local
.env file that reads something like this:
$ heroku create $ git push heroku master $ heroku open
For more information about using Java on Heroku, see these Dev Center articles: