emerald 0.0.2

Command-line tool for generating files from templates, scaffolding, generic shell command-passing etc.


To use this package, put the following dependency into your project's dependencies section:

dub.json
dub.sdl

emeralD

Command-line tool for generating files from templates, scaffolding, generic shell command-passing etc.

Control Commands

--remote [root] [template] [url] || -rm [root] [template] [url]

Adds a template from a remote url.

root

The name of the root template folder.

Example:

diamond
template

The name of the template to add.

Example:

view.dd
url

The url of the remote template.

Example:

http://website/template.d

--remote -scaffold [name] [url] || -rm -sc [name] [url]

Adds a scaffolding template from a remote url.

name

The name of the scaffolding template to add.

Example:

somescaffoldingtemplate
url

The url of the scaffolding template's archive.

Note: Must be a zip archive for now.

Example:

someremoteurl.com/somescaffoldingarchive.zip

--path=[path] || -p=path

Adds the path in which the template file will be operating on.

Example:

--path=controllers

--append || -a

Appends the content of the given template to the given operating path, iff the path is a file.

Example:

--append

--file=[filename] || -f=[filename]

Adds an explicit filename, that can include arguments passed.

Example:

--file=$3.txt

--scaffold [template] || -sc [template]

Scaffolds a scaffolding template into the current directory.

template

The name of the scaffolding template.

Example:

dub

Example:

--scaffold dub

--scaffold [template] [destination] || -sc [template] [destination]

Scaffolds a scaffolding template into the specified destination.

template

The name of the scaffolding template.

Example:

dub
destination

The destination path.

Example:

myproject

Example:

--scaffold dub myproject

--scaffold [template] [destination] --exclude || -sc [template] [destination] -ex

Scaffolds a scaffolding template into the specified destination and excludes the template name.

template

The name of the scaffolding template.

Example:

dub
destination

The destination path.

Example:

myproject

Example:

--scaffold dub myproject --exclude

--shell [args ...] || -sh [args ...]

Passes the arguments on to the command-line.

Example:

--shell cd tools
--shell dub build

Operating Arguments:

[root] [template] [name ($1)] [args ($2 - $x) ...]

root

The name of the root template folder.

Example:

diamond
template

The name of the template to use.

Example:

view.dd
name ($1)

The name of the result. The filename will be this appended with template's extension.

Example:

home
args ($2 - $x) ...

The arguments to pass to the template.

Example:

Home

Example:

diamond view.dd home Home

[control commands ...] [root] [template] [name ($1)] [args ($2 - $x) ...]

root

The name of the root template folder.

Example:

diamond
template

The name of the template to use.

Example:

view.dd
name ($1)

The name of the result. The filename will be this appended with template's extension.

Example:

home
args ($2 - $x) ...

The arguments to pass to the template.

Example:

Home

Example:

--path=views diamond view.dd home Home

.emd files:

If a template file has the extension .emd then each line will represent a command that will be passed to emeralD. You can pass the current arguments on to the next command.

Example:

mvc.emd:

--path=views diamond view.dd $1 $2
--path=controllers diamond viewcontroller.d --file=$1controller $1 $2
--path=controllers/package.d --append d import.d controllers.$1controller
--path=models d class.d $1 models.$1 $2
--path=models/package.d --append d import.d models.$1

The above template file will create mvc templates for a Diamond view, model and controller.

Example cmd:

diamond mvc.emd home Home

Building emeralD

You can build emeralD using any D compiler:

https://dlang.org/download.html

It's recommended to build using DUB:

https://code.dlang.org/download

Simply invoke the following command:

dub build
Authors:
  • Jacob Jensen
Dependencies:
none
Versions:
0.0.2 2018-Jun-18
0.0.1 2018-Jun-17
~master 2018-Jun-20
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