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hugo mod init

hugo mod init

Initialize this project as a Hugo Module.


Initialize this project as a Hugo Module. It will try to guess the module path, but you may help by passing it as an argument, e.g:

hugo mod init

Note that Hugo Modules supports multi-module projects, so you can initialize a Hugo Module inside a subfolder on GitHub, as one example.

hugo mod init [flags]


  -h, --help   help for init

Options inherited from parent commands

      --config string              config file (default is path/config.yaml|json|toml)
      --configDir string           config dir (default "config")
      --debug                      debug output
  -e, --environment string         build environment
      --ignoreVendorPaths string   ignores any _vendor for module paths matching the given Glob pattern
      --log                        enable Logging
      --logFile string             log File path (if set, logging enabled automatically)
      --quiet                      build in quiet mode
  -s, --source string              filesystem path to read files relative from
      --themesDir string           filesystem path to themes directory
  -v, --verbose                    verbose output
      --verboseLog                 verbose logging


  • hugo mod - Various Hugo Modules helpers.