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Add Axios HTTP methods to your existing application

This plugin gives you choice of selecting from the HTTP methods using Axios as the provider for setting up the initial building blocks of your new endpoint.


This generator requires a http-client project to be available.


nx g @ensono-stacks/rest-client:client-endpoint

Command line arguments

The following command line arguments are available:

OptionDescriptionTypeAccepted ValuesDefaultRequired
--nameLibrary namestringtrue
--httpClientThe import path of the previously generated http-client used in the applicationstringtrue
--envVarThe name of the API url environment variablestringAPI_URLtrue
--endpointVersionThe version of the endpointnumber1true
--methodsList of HTTP methods to be generated. Choose from get, post, patch, put, delete, head, optionsarrayget, post, patch, put, delete, head, optionstrue
--directorySubdirectory inside libs/ where the generated library placedstring
--tagsAdd tags to the project (used for linting)string

Generator Output

The client-endpoint will create a new library within your libs folder, using your answer to the 'What is the import path of your previously generated http-client library?' to import the previously created http-client into your client endpoint:

Example of files being generated

└── libs
│ ├── client-endpoint
│ │ ├── V1
│ │ │ ├──
│ │ │ ├── src
│ │ │ │ ├── index.ts
│ │ │ │ ├── index.test.ts
│ │ │ │ ├── index.types.ts
│ │ │ ├── tsconfig.json
│ │ │ ├── tsconfig.lib.json
│ │ │ ├── project.json
│ │ │ ├── .eslintrc.json
│ │ │ ├── jest.config.ts
└───└───└───└── tsconfig.spec.json
└── .env.local

Be sure to add the API_URL as an environment variable to the created .env.local file for local development

In order to import the client-endpoint into your application a new entry for the client is added to the tsconfig.base.json "paths"

"paths": {
"@<workspace-name>/client-endpoint/v1": [