Generates require functions that act as if they were operating in a given path.
npm install require-like
A require function that acts as if it was executed in
var requireLike = require('require-like'); var myRequire = requireLike(__dirname + '/lib/bar.js'); var myFoo = myRequire('./foo.js'); var foo = require('./lib/foo'); require('assert').strictEqual(myFoo, foo);
Returns a require function that acts as if it was operating in the given
uncached parameter to true returns a function that by-passes the
This module works by accessing some private node APIs. You shouldn't worry about that so, since I will make sure this module does not break in the future by either patching it, or making a patch for node that makes the needed APIs public.
What to do with this
I use this library for dependency injection in unit tests. However, you could also use it to create experimental require addons yourself.
require-like is licensed under the MIT license.