Download the example configuration.
Unzip the contents to a new folder using a program like 7zip.
Rename the folder from "mapeo-default-settings-2.1.0" to "mapeo-config-projectname".
wget https://github.com/digidem/mapeo-default-settings/archive/v2.1.0.zipunzip v2.1.0.zipmv mapeo-default-settings-v2.1.0 mapeo-settings-myprojectname
These are the directories that live in the top level folder
In the fields directory, each .json file needs a
type can be one of
In the prests directory, each .json file needs:
a list of
fields which should match the
key created in the fields directory.
icon must mach the name of an icon in the
namewill be the human-readable label shown to the user
geometery must be a list of
icons folder should have all of the icons you created from the previous section
Type, 'cd`, then a space, then drag and drop the folder where the prepared assets are and press enter. It will look something like this
cd /Users/jen/Documents/Dd_LOCAL_project-files/Dd-Tools/Mapeo/Presets/CREATION\\ LAB/Strathcona-KX-v1.0.0
You will then be ready to run scripts directly in the folder.
npm run -s build
This -s tells npm to be silent, so that you only see errors that are meaningful to you.
You will see something like the following output. Errors will be highlighted in RED with hopefully some helpful description so that you can remedy the issue.
→ Using version x.x.x. of mapeo-settings-builder! Warning: no category json files found in /home/okdistribute/node_modules/mapeo-default-settings/mapeo-default-settings-2.1.0/categories✓ Built presets and categories (37ms)✓ Generated svg sprite for iD (544ms)✓ Generated png sprite for Mapbox (81ms)✓ Generated png icons for Mapeo Mobile (607ms)✓ Successfully created file 'build/mapeo-default-settings-v2.1.0.mapeosettings' (total 1299ms)
You'll also see a
.mapeosettings file inside of the
.mapeosettings file is a tar file, similar to a zip file. You can see the contents of the file by changing the file extension to
.tar and using any application that can extract tar files.
Type the following into the terminal
You need to be at least on Node version 8 for the mapeo-settings-builder to work properly. If you need help, review the 'Preparing Computer' section and ensure you're on the latest version of mapeo-settings-builder.
npm install -g mapeo-settings-builder@latest
You also may want to delete node_modules and install updated versions of the dependencies.
In Mac or Linux, in the terminal:
If you're having more issues, please open an issue on the GitHub repository or e-mail our support hotline.