arguments-extended

Utilities for working with arguments object

arguments-extended

arguments-extended is a Javascript library that provides utilities for working with the arguments object. arguments-extended can be used as a monad library or each function can be used standalone.

arguments-extended can be used standalone or incorporated into extended

var args = require("arguments-extended");

Or

var args = require("extended")
    .register(require("arguments-extended"));
npm install arguments-extended

Or download the source (minified)

toArray() argsToArray()

Function to convert arguments to an array. If you are using arguments-extended as a monad use the toArray method, if your using the standalone method use argsToArray

To use as a monad.

 
function argsToArray(){
    return args(arguments).toArray().value();
}
 
argsToArray("a", "b", "c"); //["a", "b", "c"]; 
 

To use a a function

 
function argsToArray(){
    return args.argsToArray(arguments);
}
 
argsToArray("a", "b", "c"); //["a", "b", "c"]; 
 

You may also specify a slice argument to slice a number of arguments off of the front of returned array

 
function argsToArray(){
    return args(arguments).toArray(1).value();
}
 
argsToArray("a", "b", "c"); //["b", "c"]; 
 
 
function argsToArray(){
    return args.argsToArray(arguments, 1);
}
 
argsToArray("a", "b", "c"); //["b", "c"];