Introduction to the website

Posted July 26, 2021 by Viash Team ‐ 2 min read

The purpose of this website is to provide documentation and updates on Viash, a tool that lets you turn scripts into reusable components.

The purpose of this website is to provide documentation and updates on Viash, a tool that lets you turn scripts into reusable components. This blog post aims to help you guide you in the right direction for your first steps.

Introduction to Viash

The Introduction page acts as a starting point to the rest of the documentation. You can find instructions on how to download and run Viash on the Installation page.
For a hands-on experience with Viash, take a look at the What is a Viash Component? page for a step-by-step tutorial.

Creating a config file

Understanding how to create a configuration file is essential when you want to create your own components:

Each supported executable platform has its own page explaining how to set up the Platform section of the config file:

Commands

Every command to run, build and test components and namespaces is detailed on these pages:

Contributing to Viash

If you want to contribute to Viash in any way, read the contributing guidelines and check out our code of conduct.