Angular 6 References/ CLI

Library generator

This is the documentation for Angular 6.
You can switch to the latest version Angular 10.
ng generate library [name] [--[argument]=[value]]
ng generate lib

Generate a library project for Angular.

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The path to create the library's public API file.
Type string
Default public_api


The prefix to apply to generated selectors.
Type string
Default lib
Aliases p


Do not add dependencies to `package.json`.
Type boolean
Default false


Do not update `tsconfig.json` for development experience.
Type boolean
Default false