Creates a new LoopBack application.
$ lb [app] [options] [<name>]
With legacy StrongLoop tools:
$ slc loopback [options] [<name>]
Print the generator’s options and usage.
Do not remember prompt answers. Default is false.
Do not automatically install dependencies. Default is false.
Provide the application name as an optional argument. The tool will create a directory of that name to contain the application.
The generator will prompt you for:
- Name of the directory in which to create your application. Press Enter to create the application in the current directory.
- Name of the application, that defaults to the directory name you previously entered.
The tool creates the standard LoopBack application structure. See Project layout reference for details.
By default, a generated application exposes only the User model over REST.
To expose other built-in models, edit
/server/model-config.json and change the model’s “public” property to “true”.
See model-config.json for more information.
After you create an application, you can run additional generators from the application root directory: