Installation Overview

This document provides installation instructions for all the various tools and technologies used in the development workflow for this template.


Linux

Required Software


Mac OS X

Required Software


Windows

Required Software


Installation

After making sure you have installed all the software dependencies for your operating system, open a terminal (for Windows, MSYS terminal or if you've installed SourceTree as we recommended, open up a terminal from within SourceTree) and change the current working directory to the downloaded item:

cd /path/to/package/root

Install all the dependencies listed in package.json:

npm install

Only if you are using Gulp (recommended): Install Gulp:

npm install -g gulp

Only if you are using Gulp (recommended): Install Gulp Workflow dependencies. This will install all the packages listed in lib/gulp/package.json into the current working directory:

node_modules/.bin/npm-install-from --path lib/gulp

Only if you are using Grunt: Install Grunt:

npm install -g grunt-cli

Only if you are using Grunt: Install Grunt Workflow dependencies. This will install all the packages listed in lib/grunt/package.json into the current working directory:

node_modules/.bin/npm-install-from --path lib/grunt

Install Bower:

npm install -g bower

Install Bower dependencies:

bower install

See also