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generate massive amounts of fake data in Node.js and the browser
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faker.js - generate massive amounts of fake data in the browser and node.js

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Demo

http://marak.com/faker.js/

USAGE

browser -

  <script src = "faker.js" type = "text/javascript"></script>
  <script>
    var randomName = faker.name.findName(); // Caitlyn Kerluke
    var randomEmail = faker.internet.email(); // Rusty@arne.info
    var randomCard = faker.helpers.createCard(); // random contact card containing many properties
  </script>

node.js -

usage

  var faker = require('./faker');

  var randomName = faker.name.findName(); // Rowan Nikolaus
  var randomEmail = faker.internet.email(); // Kassandra.Haley@erich.biz
  var randomCard = faker.helpers.createCard(); // random contact card containing many properties

Localization

As of version v2.0.0 faker.js supports 27 different language definition packs.

The default language is set to English.

Setting a new locale is simple:

// sets locale to de
faker.locale = "de";

Read further for complete list of locales.

API

  • name
    • firstName
    • lastName
    • findName
    • prefix
    • suffix
  • address
    • zipCode
    • city
    • cityPrefix
    • citySuffix
    • streetName
    • streetAddress
    • streetSuffix
    • secondaryAddress
    • county
    • country
    • state
    • stateAbbr
    • latitude
    • longitude
  • phone
    • phoneNumber
    • phoneNumberFormat
    • phoneFormats
  • internet
    • avatar
    • email
    • userName
    • domainName
    • domainSuffix
    • domainWord
    • ip
    • userAgent
    • color
    • password
  • company
    • suffixes
    • companyName
    • companySuffix
    • catchPhrase
    • bs
    • catchPhraseAdjective
    • catchPhraseDescriptor
    • catchPhraseNoun
    • bsAdjective
    • bsBuzz
    • bsNoun
  • image
    • image
    • avatar
    • imageUrl
    • abstract
    • animals
    • business
    • cats
    • city
    • food
    • nightlife
    • fashion
    • people
    • nature
    • sports
    • technics
    • transport
  • lorem
    • words
    • sentence
    • sentences
    • paragraph
    • paragraphs
  • helpers
    • randomNumber
    • randomize
    • slugify
    • replaceSymbolWithNumber
    • shuffle
    • mustache
    • createCard
    • contextualCard
    • userCard
    • createTransaction
  • date
    • past
    • future
    • between
    • recent
  • random
    • number
    • array_element
    • object_element
  • finance
    • account
    • accountName
    • mask
    • amount
    • transactionType
    • currencyCode
    • currencyName
    • currencySymbol
  • hacker
    • abbreviation
    • adjective
    • noun
    • verb
    • ingverb
    • phrase
  • locales
    • de
    • de_AT
    • de_CH
    • en
    • en_AU
    • en_BORK
    • en_CA
    • en_GB
    • en_IND
    • en_US
    • en_au_ocker
    • es
    • fa
    • fr
    • it
    • ja
    • ko
    • nb_NO
    • nep
    • nl
    • pl
    • pt_BR
    • ru
    • sk
    • sv
    • vi
    • zh_CN
  • locale
    • 0
    • 1
  • localeFallback
    • 0
    • 1
  • definitions
    • name
    • address
    • company
    • lorem
    • hacker
    • phone_number
    • finance
    • internet

Tests

   npm install .
   make test

You can view a code coverage report generated in coverage/lcov-report/index.html.

Authors

Matthew Bergman & Marak Squires


Copyright (c) 2014 Matthew Bergman & Marak Squires http://github.com/marak/faker.js/

faker.js was inspired by and has used data definitions from
https://github.com/stympy/faker/ - Copyright (c) 2007-2010 Benjamin Curtis
http://search.cpan.org/~jasonk/Data-Faker-0.07/ - Copyright 2004-2005 by Jason Kohles

Permission is hereby granted, free of charge, to any person obtaining a copy of this software and associated documentation files (the "Software"), to deal in the Software without restriction, including without limitation the rights to use, copy, modify, merge, publish, distribute, sublicense, and/or sell copies of the Software, and to permit persons to whom the Software is furnished to do so, subject to the following conditions:
The above copyright notice and this permission notice shall be included in all copies or substantial portions of the Software.
THE SOFTWARE IS PROVIDED "AS IS", WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND NONINFRINGEMENT. IN NO EVENT SHALL THE AUTHORS OR COPYRIGHT HOLDERS BE LIABLE FOR ANY CLAIM, DAMAGES OR OTHER LIABILITY, WHETHER IN AN ACTION OF CONTRACT, TORT OR OTHERWISE, ARISING FROM, OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE SOFTWARE OR THE USE OR OTHER DEALINGS IN THE SOFTWARE.

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