Serving just-the-docs theme remotely

Hello all,
Thank you so much for all of your help. I really appreciate it.
I was wondering if you could help me. I’m able to successfully serve and build my site with the just-the-docs theme locally, but I can’t serve it remotely.

I tried following the following stack overflow solution, but it didn’t work for me. I can’t build my site locally successfully with that solution.
Stack overflow solution:



Thank you! Please let me know what other information I can include to help you.

Fix for me:
baseurl: “/” # the subpath of your site, e.g. /blog
url: “

thanks all!

You don’t need to have in your repo name

If you do then you’ll have do this as commented above:

baseurl: /

Which means the final size homepage is

Which seems weird.

So rather rename your repo to book and do this

baseurl: /book/

And access at

In a special case, it makes sense to add in your repo name

Name your repo like this exactly


baseurl: ''

And access at

If your username or org name was InfluxData then you would do this as your repo name:

PS if you really want as a URL

Then make a new user or org with the name book, but that is probably taken.

Then make a repo there named: