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This is the basic tutorial for getting started with Loopback 4!
This tutorial demonstrates how to create a basic API for a todo list using LoopBack 4. You will experience how you can create REST APIs with just 5 steps.
First, you'll need to install a supported version of Node:
Additionally, this tutorial assumes that you are comfortable with certain technologies, languages and concepts.
Lastly, you'll need to install the LoopBack 4 CLI toolkit:
npm i -g @loopback/cli
To follow this tutorial, begin with the Create your app scaffolding section.
If you'd like to see the final results of this tutorial as an example application, follow these steps:
lb4 example command to select and clone the todo repository:
lb4 example todo
Switch to the directory.
Finally, start the application!
$ npm start Server is running at http://127.0.0.1:3000
Feel free to look around in the application's code to get a feel for how it works. If you're interested in learning how to build it step-by-step, then continue with this tutorial!
Check out our Gitter channel and ask for help with this tutorial.
Open an issue in loopback-next and we'll take a look.
npm test from the root folder.
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