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Devcycle is command line interface that helps to move files from development to testing and testing to production. Right now, the following comands are supported:


One line instaltion with npm.

[sudo] npm install devcycle -g


devcycle [command] [action]


create [projectname]

create an empty project. Provide the name of the project and all files and folders will be created.


initialize project configuration. Execute this command from within your application's folder. Al required folders and files will be created.


list files in the development folder


count files in each main folder

copyto [action]

copy files between folders. Valid actions are "test" and "prod"

snapshot [action]

perform operations on local snapshots. Valid actions are "add" and "list"

This CLI uses as default the following names for your folders:

  • development
  • testing
  • production
  • snapshots

It's also under the assumtion that you will have all 4 folders under the same folder, for instance if you application's name is "my-app", your folder estructure will look like this:

../my-app/development ../my-app/testing ../my-app/production ../my-app/snapshots


Type the following for an overview of the supported arguments.

	devcycle -h