- Node.js v18
Node version manager is recommended if you are working across multiple projects that use different versions of Node.js.
Downloading the Prototype Rig
There are few different ways you can get the rig:
Visit the Prototype Rig GitHub repository and click ‘Use this template’.
This will create a copy of the repository rather than a fork. This means you can start your project will a single commit, rather than the Prototype Rig’s commit history. Learn more about creating a repository from a template.
In the terminal, clone the Prototype Rig GitHub repository:
git clone email@example.com:x-govuk/govuk-prototype-rig.git
Unlike using a template, this will include the commit history of the Prototype Rig.
Open the directory you downloaded the rig to
Install the dependencies:
Start the application:
Go to http://localhost:3000 in your browser.