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Dart: Scalable Application Development by Ivo Balbaert, Sergey Akopkokhyants, Davy Mitchell

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Using the command-line tools

Some things can be done more easily on the command-line, or are simply not (yet) included in Dart Editor. These tools are found in dart-sdk/bin. They consist of the following:

  • dart: The standalone Dart VM to run Dart command-line apps, such as server-side scripts and server apps
  • dartanalyzer: This is used to check code statically
  • pub: This is the package and repository manager
  • dartfmt: This is the code formatting tool
  • docgen: This is the documentation generator tool

How to do it...

  1. For every tool, it might be useful to know or check its version. This is done with the -- version option such as dart --version with a typical output of Dart VM version: 1.3.0 (Tue Apr 08 09:06:23 2014) on "windows_ia32".
  2. The dart –v –h option ...

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