# init


The init command is used to initialise your local folder with metadata about your application.

terminal
baselime init --application <application_name> --description <description> --template <template>

# Options

  • --application: Name of the application
  • --description: Description of the application
  • --template: The template to initialise the folder with

# Examples

# Example 1: Interactively initialise an application

Command:

terminal
baselime init

Output:

Intercative.

# Example 2: Initialise an application with options

Command:

terminal
baselime init --application api --description "The api that powers our web application" --template @workspace/template-name

Output:

output
✔ .baselime folder Generated