tsc -w (watch files and compile them when they change) when I get confused about the nature/type of an object being passed around.
To help you convert your backend Node.JS application to TypeScript I’ve converted an old sample application into TypeScript and documented some of the setup steps for your own project.
This project includes a
tsconfig.json file to describe the options I like. Download it and run
tsc it will convert the TypeScript
manifest.yml delegates the start command to
npm run-script start, which can be found in
"start": "node built/server.js"