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@backstage/cli v0.1.1-alpha.18

CLI for developing Backstage plugins and apps


This package provides a CLI for developing Backstage plugins and apps.


Install the package via npm or yarn:

$ npm install --save @backstage/cli


$ yarn add @backstage/cli


For local development the cli can be used directly, even from other packages in this repo. The bin/backstage-cli entrypoint contains a switch that will load the implementation from the src directory when executed inside this repo.

To run the cli in watch mode, use yarn start <args>. For example yarn start create-app --help.

To try out the create-app command locally, you can execute the following from the parent directory of this repo:

./backstage/packages/cli/bin/backstage-cli create-app



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