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Spier 1.1

Spies for any changes in directory, such as

  • create
  • remove
  • change
  • rename


Installation

$ npm install -g spier


Command line usage

$ spy --help


Command line usage example

$ spy -d . --ignore .idea\|.git --filter \/js\/\|\/less\/


Node.js usage

Spier = require('spier');

spier = new Spier('src');

ftype = function (file) {
    return file.stat.isDirectory() ? 'directory' : 'file';
};

spier.on( 'create', function (file) {
    console.log( 'create' + ' ' +  ftype(file) + ' ' + file.path );
});
spier.on( 'remove', function (file) {
    console.log( 'remove' + ' ' +  ftype(file) + ' ' + file.path );
});
spier.on( 'change', function (file) {
    console.log( 'change' + ' ' +  ftype(file) + ' ' + file.path );
});
spier.on( 'rename', function (from, to, file) {
    console.log( 'rename', ftype(file), from, to );
});

spier.spy();


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