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    cli-box

    cli-box

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    A library to generate ASCII boxes via NodeJS

    cli-box

    ☁️ Installation

    # Using npm 
    npm install --save cli-box
     
    # Using yarn 
    yarn add cli-box

    📋 Example

    // Dependencies
    var Box = require("cli-box");
     
    // Create a simple box
    var b1 = Box("20x10");
    console.log(b1.toString());
     
    // Set custom marks
    var b2 = new Box({
        w: 10
      , h: 10
      , stringify: false
      , marks: {
            nw: ""
          , n:  "══"
          , ne: ""
          , e:  ""
          , se: ""
          , s:  "══"
          , sw: ""
          , w:  ""
          , b: "░░"
        }
    });
    console.log(b2.stringify());
     
     
    // Box with text and use the stringify
    var b3 = Box("20x10", "I will be \u001b[31mdis\u001b[0mplayed inside! \n A\u001b[34mnd I'm in a\u001b[0m new line!");
    console.log(b3);
     
    // Box with aligned text to top-right
    var b4 = Box("30x20", {
        text: "Box content"
      , stretch: true
      , autoEOL: true
      , vAlign: "top"
      , hAlign: "right"
    });
    console.log(b4);
     
    // Full screen box
    var b5 = Box({fullscreen: true, marks: {}}, "Hello World!");
    console.log(b5.toString());

    ❓ Get Help

    There are few ways to get help:

    1. Please post questions on Stack Overflow. You can open issues with questions, as long you add a link to your Stack Overflow question.
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    3. For direct and quick help, you can use Codementor. 🚀

    📝 Documentation

    CliBox(options, text)

    Creates a new ASCII box.

    Params

    • Object|String options: A string representing the size: WIDTHxHEIGHT (e.g. 10x20) or an object:

    • width or w (Number): The box width.

    • height or h (Number): The box height.

    • fullscreen (Boolean): If true, the box will have full size (default: false).

    • stringify (Boolean): If false the box will not be stringified (the CliBox object will be returned instead).

    • marks (Object): An object containing mark characters. Default:

      • nw: "┌"
      • n: "─"
      • ne: "┐"
      • e: "│"
      • se: "┘"
      • s: "─"
      • sw: "└"
      • w: "|"
      • b: " "
    • Object|String text: A string to be displayed or an object:

    • text (String): The text to be displayed.

    • stretch (Boolean): Stretch box to fix text (default: false).

    • autoEOL (Boolean): Break lines automatically (default: false).

    • hAlign (String): Horizontal alignement (default: "middle"). It can take one of the values: "left", "middle", "right".

    • vAlign (String): Vertical alignement (default: "center"). It can take one of the values: "top", "center", "bottom".

    Return

    • Object|Stringify The CliBox object (if options.stringify is false) or the stringified box.

    stringify()

    Returns the stringified box.

    Return

    • String Stringified box string.

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    💫 Where is this library used?

    If you are using this library in one of your projects, add it in this list. ✨

    • le-table
    • overlap
    • cli-gh-cal
    • text-animation
    • cli-cal
    • ghcal
    • ducksay-instant
    • ascii-github
    • csk-cli
    • fluxmockserverapi
    • survivio
    • gem-mine
    • bhedge
    • gafas
    • short-fire
    • oversize-images-finder
    • image-oversize-finder
    • @gem-mine/sapphire
    • expo-library
    • @gofynd/fdk-cli
    • 3abn
    • cli-github
    • artstack-downloader

    📜 License

    MIT © Ionică Bizău

    Install

    npm i cli-box

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    6.0.10

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