Using custom nodes in production

Hi all,

what’s the recommended approach to add a custom node to n8n in a production deployment? I want to create the node as npm module (https://github.com/n8n-io/n8n-nodes-starter), do I have to rebuild the docker image?

Best regards,
Nico

Welcome to the community @nflaig!

It is probably easiest if you extend the existing image by additionally installing your npm package with the custom nodes.
Here a different discussion that explains how additional npm modules can be added:

Hope that is helpful!

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Thanks @jan, that gives me a good starting point :slightly_smiling_face: