Turbo Native Initializer

A turbo native project generator for iOS and Android.

Differences when compared to the demos

  • Added SwiftUI error screen. (iOS)
  • Added SwiftUI numbers example screen. (iOS)
  • Added Jetpack Compose numbers example screen. (Android)
  • Added UIAlertController to handle data-turbo-confirm. (iOS)
  • Added presentations back, refresh, none, replace, clear-all, and replace-all. (iOS)
  • Added visitable property in order to avoid visits. (iOS)
  • Added support for tab navigation. (iOS/Android)
  • Added support for flash messages. (iOS/Android)
  • Integrated with the gem strada-rails.


$ gem install turbo-native-initializer

Quick Start

iOS (Xcode is required)

$ turbo-native-initializer AwesomeProject --platform=ios
$ cd AwesomeProject
$ xed .

Android (Android Studio is required)

To be able to open projects from terminal, open Android Studio and click on Tools -> Create Command-line Launcher....

$ turbo-native-initializer AwesomeProject --platform=android
$ cd AwesomeProject
$ studio .


  turbo-native-initializer NAME --platform=PLATFORM

                             # Possible values: ios, android
                             # Default: stack
                             # Possible values: stack, tabs
                             # Default: dev.hotwire.turbo


After checking out the repo, run bin/setup to install dependencies. You can also run bin/console for an interactive prompt that will allow you to experiment, you can run something like TurboNativeInitializer::Generator.start(["TurboNativeProject", "--platform=ios", "--navigation=stack"]).

To install this gem onto your local machine, run bundle exec rake install. To release a new version, update the version number in version.rb, and then run bundle exec rake release, which will create a git tag for the version, push git commits and the created tag, and push the .gem file to rubygems.org.


Bug reports and pull requests are welcome on GitHub at https://github.com/lazaronixon/turbo-native-initializer. This project is intended to be a safe, welcoming space for collaboration, and contributors are expected to adhere to the code of conduct.


The gem is available as open source under the terms of the MIT License.

Code of Conduct

Everyone interacting in the TurboNativeInitializer project's codebases, issue trackers, chat rooms and mailing lists is expected to follow the code of conduct.