node package manager


print a markdown list of authors/contributors to your git repo, including github usernames


Generates a list of authors/contributors of an git repository with GitHub links.


$ npm -g install authors


$ cd my-git-repo
$ authors


Ordered by date of first contribution. Auto-generated on Tue, 06 Dec 2016 07:28:57 GMT.


Reporting a bug

If you meet a bug or get confused, please let us know by firing a Issue.


$ git clone
$ cd node-authors
$ npm link
  • The latest version is placed on master branch.
  • Releases is tagged with its version number (e.g. v0.0.2).
  • Features working in progress is developed on separate branches. Once it is finished and tested, it would be merged into master branch.


TODO: tests is still missing...

$ npm test

Committing a patch

It would be great to develop on a separate branch instead of the master branch. Before making a Pull Request, please confirm all tests is passed.

If it is a bugfix, please also write a test case that proves the bug.

Any ideas?

Please feel free to share your ideas with us via Issues.


authors is available under the terms of the MIT License.