cargo-init man page

cargo-init — Create a new cargo package in the current directory

Synopsis

cargo init [Options]

Description

Create a new cargo package in the current directory.

Use the --vcs option to control the version control system to use.

Options

-h, --help
Print this message.
--vcs VCS
Initialize a new repository for the given version control system (git or hg) or do not initialize any version control at all (none) overriding a global configuration.
--bin
Use a binary instead of a library template.
--name NAME
Set the resulting package name.
-v, --verbose
Use verbose output.
-q, --quiet
No output printed to stdout.
--color WHEN
Coloring: auto, always, never.

Examples

Initialize a binary cargo package in the current directory

$ cargo init --bin

See Also

cargo(1), cargo-new(1)

Referenced By

cargo(1), cargo-new(1), cargo-run(1).

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