Jules Ivanic Jules Ivanic - 1 year ago 220
Javascript Question

React-native : detect dev or production env

I develop a react-native app where some API calls should be made.

If I'm in production mode my app should call, for example, this host :


but if I'm in dev mode, it should call my local host machine on a different port, for example :

How the react-native code can be aware of its environment ?

seems to not work with react-native.

In the Chrome debug, we can see that the application is launched with some params :

Running application "AppName" with appParams: {"initialProps":{},"rootTag":1}. __DEV__ === true, development-level warning are ON, performance optimizations are OFF

Can we get this
value in the application ?


Answer Source

Set automatically

The constant __DEV__ is set automatically.


Building the bundle via --dev=false should unset __DEV__.


if (__DEV__) {
} else {