NS Initializer

Latest release: 3.20.0

The NS initializer is a command-line tool intended to set up new NS projects very quickly with all recommended defaults and a complete configuration for CI/CD.


For an overview, run nsinit -h.

Option Description
Returns the help with an overview of all commands.
Returns the version of the ns-initializer.
--update Checks for an updated version and downloads it to the target folder next to the initializer jar.
--extract-scripts Extract the command-line scripts to the initializer jar file location.

Commands / project types

Besides enabling you to kick start application projects, the NS Initializer also supports expanders projects and initializer projects.

Option Description
app, application Subcommand to initialize an application project.
expanders Subcommand to initialize an expanders project.
metamodel Subcommand to initialize an metamodel project.
initializer Subcommand to initialize an initializer project.