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Getting Started

Local Setup

For local development, you need to install the cds command-line tools once, which in turn require Node.js, as follows…

  1. Install Node.js from https://nodejs.org
    ( use latest LTS release )

  2. Set npm registry for @sap packages
    npm set @sap:registry=https://npm.sap.com
    
  3. Install cds development kit globally
    npm i -g @sap/cds-dk
    cds  #> test-run it
    
  4. Install SQLite from http://sqlite.org/download.html
    ( on Windows only; included with Mac and Linux)

Got errors? → See the troubleshooting guide.