These tools are not required to run TAO, but can be helpful for client side development.


Grunt helps you to automate tasks like require.js optimization, SASS compiling, test running, code linting, etc.

Grunt runs on node.js, so you need node.js installed (node

= 4.0.0) and running.

Then you should be able to see available grunt tasks from the tao/views/build directory:

grunt --help