I've deployed the static website to GitHub Pages at https://abitrolly.github.io/fedora-packages-static/ The search doesn't work, and there is no index to browse, so it is not very useful.
If you'd like to see the prototype container with working search:
There is an index at https://abitrolly.github.io/fedora-packages-static/sitemap.xml (for search engines, still needs a config env var for base URI)
Looks like the search is supposed to be Solr, which is not static.
Yes, unfortunately the only way to handle search is dynamic.
Either via JS that locally handles search or an external service.
Currently, I have a small (~40 line) uWSGI script that acts as a
proxy for Solr and formats results. The reason I went with this
approach is that it keeps JS optional, you get the benefits of a
full search platform, and it will not slow down the browser during