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Improve error messages when required folders are missing #235
Not the same as #21. I never used jbake before, so I installed it, ran 'jbake', and was greeted with the following output:
I assumed my installation was broken, so I reinstalled it (I used gvmtool). But reinstalling gave the same issue. So, this apparently the way jbake communicates to me that this is not a project directory?
As a beginner user of jbake, this is a confusing message, and I think it would be great if it could be improved, for example, like git does:
I don't even mind adding this myself if this is considered a good idea, and I'll continue to use jbake?
Thanks for raising this issue, you are correct being presented with this when you first run JBake is not great.
On a related topic I have been thinking that the default behaviour of the
Back to the issue at hand, I'd be more than happy if you added a more improved error message.