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Adds a new remote method to an existing application.

$ [slc | apic] loopback:remote-method [options] [<modelName>] [<methodName>]


-h, --help Print the generator’s options and usage.

--skip-cache Do not remember prompt answers. Default is false.

--skip-install Do not automatically install dependencies. Default is false.


All arguments are optional.

Argument Description Type
modelName Name of the model String
methodName Name of the remote method String

Interactive Prompts

The tool will prompt you for:

  • Name of the model to which to add the remote method.
  • Name of the remote method.
  • Whether the method is static (or an instance method).
  • Description of the method.
  • One or more HTTP endpoints, with corresponding accept and return arguments and their types.