inotify-tools are correctly installed…
FYI: for all those that experience similar issues and stumble over this thread - the issue was caused by a linter plugin in VS Code (https://github.com/elixir-lang/elixir/issues/6547).
Hey, I also have trouble with code reload in my umbrella app.
My umbrella is composed of 2 applications :
app_web. Any change in
app_web is hot reloaded as wanted, but I can’t make the same thing work with code in
Where should I start looking?
Finally got it working by switching to phoenix 1.3.2 and running phx.server from umbrella root (which I couldn’t do with 1.3.1 because of https://github.com/phoenixframework/phoenix/issues/2773)
You don’t have to depend on “inotify-tools” when using Phoenix which depends on “file_system”.
You can edit: “deps/file_system/lib/file_system/backend.ex” where in function “backend_module(nil)” you have exactly what you need to modify.
Available watchers are:
Chose your OS and change to the :fs_poll
That was the first thing I made, because I didn’t want to install “inotify-tools”.