node package manager


Proxy installs a component

component-proxy - An extensible proxy server for component

To run a proxy (defaults to port 35555)::

$ component proxy

To use during installation::

$ component install -r

Or, for convenience (this will spawn a proxy if it is not running)::

$ component proxy-install

By default the proxy will proxy and cache all requests to It can also be configured with credentials so that private repositories can be accessed. In order to facilitate this, just run::

$ component proxy-github-login

To setup the github credentials as an oauth token.

Tuning component-proxy will allow you to do some very powerful things without changing your projects.

Using the local source of a component ^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^

This is very useful for testing.

Long cache expiration ^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^

This allows you to store the files of a particular component for long periods of time.