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create-node-cli

πŸ“Ÿ CLI to create new Node.js CLI applications. Learn to build Node.js CLI apps.

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create-node-cli

  • πŸ“¦ Create a Node.js CLI in a minute
  • 🀯 Automatic argument parsing, help text, and welcome message
  • πŸ—ƒοΈ History to maintain the last input data like the Author name, email, and URL
  • πŸ‘¨β€πŸ« Awais taught and created this CLI project in his NodeCLI.com automation course

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Install

# Recommended.
npx create-node-cli

# OR an alternative global install.
npm install -g create-node-cli

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Usage

  1. Run the CLI using
npx create-node-cli

# OR for global install
create-node-cli
# OR alias for global install
ncli

Then answer the following questions to generate a Node.js CLI.

CLI name?
CLI command?
CLI description?
CLI version?
CLI license?
CLI author name?
CLI author email?
CLI author URL?

BASIC USAGE

create-node-cli <command> [option]

COMMANDS

help  Print help info

OPTIONS

-c, --clear    Clear the console Default: true
-d, --debug    Print debug info Default: false
-v, --version  Print CLI version Default: false

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Changelog

❯ Read the changelog here β†’


KEY: πŸ“¦ NEW, πŸ‘Œ IMPROVE, πŸ› FIX, πŸ“– DOC, πŸš€ RELEASE, and πŸ€– TEST

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License & Conduct


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Sponsor

Me (Ahmad Awais) and my incredible wife (Maedah Batool) are two engineers who fell in love with open source and then with each other. You can read more about me here. If you or your company use any of my projects or like what I’m doing then consider backing me. I'm in this for the long run. An open-source developer advocate.

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How to build a Node CLI?

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