Baserow’s dev environment

The dev environment runs Baserow services with source code hot reloading enabled. It also runs the backend django server and web-frontend nuxt server in debug and development modes. It is recommended that you use dev.sh found in the root of the Baserow repo.

Further reading

  • See running the dev environment for a step-by-step guide on how to set-up the dev env.
  • See baserow docker api for more detail on how Baserow’s docker setup can be used and configured.
  • See dev.sh for further detail on the CLI tool for managing the dev environment.
  • See intellij setup for how to configure Intellij to work well with Baserow for development purposes.
  • See feature flags for how Baserow uses basic feature flags for optionally enabling unfinished or unready features.

Fixing git blame

A large formatting only commit was made to the repo when we converted to use the black auto-formatter on April, 12 2021. If you don’t want to see this commit in git blame, you can run the command below to get your local git to ignore that commit in blame for this repo:

$ git config blame.ignoreRevsFile .git-blame-ignore-revs