find-files

find-files searches for file names that contain the supplied search term

#Find Files#

a simple search utility that will return any file whose name includes the provided search term

###Install With npm###

npm install findFiles

###require it in node###

var finder = require('findFiles');

###Use it###

finder(value, options, callback);

####where####

  • value - string

    • your search term as a string, findFiles will convert your string to a regex for testing against file names so 'colou?r' would match any files that had either the English or American spelling of the word colour.
  • options - Object

   {
       root:        'string' // root of search
       requireExts: array    // Optional - only return files which match extensions contained in array
       ignoreDirs:  array    // Optional - don't include directories contained in array
   }
  • callback - Function - the callback is passed one argument which is an array of objects as below
   [{
       name: fileName,
       filepath: absolute path of the file including filename
   }]