Preparing Computer

Prepare Computer for Packaging the Categories

This is a one time process for every computer. We will need to iinstall nvm, npm, and homebrew. If you've already done this, skip this section.

Install nvm

touch ~/.bash_profile
curl -o- <https://raw.githubusercontent.com/creationix/nvm/v0.32.1/install.sh> | bash

Then close terminal and open again

Install homebrew (macOS)

http://brew.sh/

Install npm

https://docs.npmjs.com/cli/install

Install and use node 12

nvm install 12
nvm alias default 12

Install Mapeo Settings Builder

You'll see output on the terminal, but this is OK

npm install -g mapeo-settings-builder

Is your computer ready?

If your computer is ready to create configurations, type

mapeo-settings-builder

You should see output that looks something like

→ Using version x.x.x of mapeo-settings-builder
Usage: mapeo-settings-builder [options] [command]
Options:
-h, --help display help for command
Commands:
build [options] [sourceDir] Build config from presets in current working dir
lint [sourceDir] Lint preset files for errors
extract-messages [options] Extract messages for translation
generate-key Generate a random project key
help [command] display help for command

Now you're ready to move to putting your icons and questions together!