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Sencha Touch 2 Mobile JavaScript Framework by Bryan P. Johnson, John Earl Clark

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Building the foundation with Sencha Cmd

In Version 1 of Sencha Touch, the setup process for an application was very manual and time consuming. However, the introduction of Sencha Cmd allows us to generate most of the core application files with a single command.

Sencha Cmd is a set of command-line tools that perform a number of basic tasks in Sencha Touch, such as:

  • Generating an application skeleton that you can use as the basis for your application
  • Generating controllers, forms, and models
  • Building your application to "minify" and compress JavaScript and images for production applications
  • Building your application as a standalone binary that you can sell in the App Store

Sencha Cmd has a number of additional uses and configuration options. More information ...

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