Using Ignite Apps
Apps offer a way to extend the functionality of the Ignite CLI. There are two
core concepts within apps:
Commands extend the CLI's
Hooks extend existing CLI command functionality.
Apps are registered in an Ignite scaffolded blockchain project through the
igniteapps.yml, or globally through
To use an app within your project execute the following command inside the project directory:
ignite app install github.com/project/cli-app
The app will be available only when running
ignite inside the project
To use an app globally on the other hand, execute the following command:
ignite app install -g github.com/project/cli-app
The command will compile the app and make it immediately available to the
ignite command lists.
Listing installed apps
When in an ignite scaffolded blockchain you can use the command
list to list all Ignite Apps and there statuses.
When an app in a remote repository releases updates, running
update <path/to/app> will update an specific app declared in your