Tips and Hints for Development
To start the back-end for development purposes, you can use
npm start. This will trigger nodemon to watch out for changes. As soon as you save any changes to the code, the server will automatically be restarted.
npm startwill open a port for inspection. This can for example be used for debugging with Visual Studio Code. Simply follow this steps:
- 1.In VS Code, click
- 2.A new file
launch.jsonshould open, including a pre-configured array.
- 3.Paste the following object in the
"name": "Debug Backend",
Now, you can start the debugger in VS Code, add breakpoints, inspect variables and so. Happy bug hunt!