Set up basic structure for an elm project

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Initialize a new empty Elm project.


Interactive setup tool for a new Elm project.

This tool basically helps you populate your “elm-package.json” file.


  • License chooser (automatically adds license file)
  • Version validator


Install the package from the Hackage with cabal install elm-init.


Simply run

  • elm-init [DIRECTORY]
  • or elm init [DIRECTORY] if you have the elm platform installed

DIRECTORY = '.' if omitted. DIRECTORY need not exist, though needs to be a valid directory name.

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