Learn how to use included npm scripts to compile source code, run tests, and more.
Our package.json includes convenient methods for working with the framework, including compiling code, and more.
To use our build system you will have to install following components in your environment.
Installing Node.js and updating npm
If you’re using OS X or Windows, the best way to install Node.js is to use one of the installers from the Node.js download page. If you’re using Linux, you can use the installer, or you can check NodeSource’s binary distributions to see whether or not there’s a more recent version that works with your system.
The version should be higher than v8.0.0.
Node comes with npm installed so you should have a version of npm. However, npm gets updated more frequently than Node does, so you’ll want to make sure it’s the latest version.
Installing project dependencies
Using NPM scripts
Our package.json includes the following commands and tasks:
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||It will start a mini-server and provide a URL to view your site.|
npm run to see all the npm scripts.
Should you encounter problems with installing dependencies, uninstall all previous dependency versions (global and local). Then, rerun