Pattern Lab Twig Standard Edition for Drupal
The Standard Edition for Drupal gives developers and designers a clean and stable base from which to develop a Drupal compatible pattern library.
First Time Install
composer create-project pattern-lab/edition-drupal-standard FOLDERNAME(Assuming you wanted it in a directory called
- Select a starterkit from menu. If asked about replacing files, do it.
- Commit new files generated.
After installing and committing, others cloning the repo need to run
composer install to install dependencies.
These are some helpful commands you can use on the command line for working with Pattern Lab.
One line start
This will compile PL and watch for changes while running the local server:
composer start --timeout=0
Generate Pattern Lab
To generate the front-end for Pattern Lab type:
php core/console --generate
Start a server to view Pattern Lab
You can use PHP's built-in web server to review your Pattern Lab project in a browser. In a separate window type:
php core/console --server
Then open http://localhost:8080 in your browser.
Install a StarterKit
To install a near-empty StarterKit as a starting point for your project type:
php core/console --starterkit --init
To install a specific StarterKit from GitHub type:
php core/console --starterkit --install <starterkit-vendor/starterkit-name>
Updating Pattern Lab
These are crucial pieces that contains documentation that is good to understand: