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application

Create an express application

Usage

nx generate application ...
nx g app ... # same

By default, Nx will search for application in the default collection provisioned in angular.json.

You can specify the collection explicitly as follows:

nx g @nrwl/express:application ...

Show what will be generated without writing to disk:

nx g application ... --dry-run

Options

directory

Type: string

The directory of the new application.

frontendProject

Type: string

Frontend project that needs to access this application. This sets up proxy configuration.

linter

Default: tslint

Type: string

Possible values: eslint, tslint

The tool to use for running lint checks.

name

Type: string

The name of the application.

skipFormat

Default: false

Type: boolean

Skip formatting files

skipPackageJson

Default: false

Type: boolean

Do not add dependencies to package.json.

tags

Type: string

Add tags to the application (used for linting)

unitTestRunner

Default: jest

Type: string

Possible values: jest, none

Test runner to use for unit tests