Install and Use the WebDSL CLI¶
Download the WebDSL CLI for your platform:
- Extract the zip file.
- Add the
webdsl/bindirectory to your
Go to the directory of your application and execute:
webdsl run appname.app
This will override any existing
This generates an
application.ini file configured for testing with an H2 in-memory database.
If there is already an
application.ini file with configuration (see Application Configuration options), use instead:
Pressing Ctrl+C stops the application.
Faster compilation on command-line
You can avoid JVM startup overhead by keeping the WebDSL compiler process running.
This requires having the Nailgun client installed. For example, on macOS you can install
brew install nailgun.
Add to the
application.ini configuration file of your project the following line to use the compile server for all the commands like
To start the WebDSL nailgun server process, invoke: