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get-stdin

6.0.0 • Public • Published

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Get stdin as a string or buffer

Install

$ npm install get-stdin

Usage

// example.js
const getStdin = require('get-stdin');
 
getStdin().then(str => {
    console.log(str);
    //=> 'unicorns'
});
$ echo unicorns | node example.js
unicorns

API

Both methods returns a promise that is resolved when the end event fires on the stdin stream, indicating that there is no more data to be read.

getStdin()

Get stdin as a string.

In a TTY context, a promise that resolves to an empty string is returned.

getStdin.buffer()

Get stdin as a Buffer.

In a TTY context, a promise that resolves to an empty buffer is returned.

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License

MIT © Sindre Sorhus

install

npm i get-stdin

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4,675,235

version

6.0.0

license

MIT

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github.com

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