gitly
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3.0.0 • Public • Published

gitly

An API to download and/or extract git repositories.

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This project is the spiritual successor of gittar written in TypeScript.

Usage

Since v1.0+

import { download, extract } from 'gitly'

console.log(await download('iwatakeshi/gitly'))
// -> ~/.gitly/github/iwatakeshi/gitly/master.tar.gz

console.log(await download('iwatakeshi/gitly#v1.0.0'))
// -> ~/.gitly/github/iwatakeshi/gitly/v1.0.0.tar.gz

console.log(await download('https://github.com/iwatakeshi/gitly'))
// -> ~/.gitly/github/iwatakeshi/gitly/master.tar.gz

console.log(await download('gitlab:Rich-Harris/buble#v0.15.2'))
// -> ~/.gitly/gitlab/Rich-Harris/buble/v0.15.2.tar.gz

console.log(await download('Rich-Harris/buble', { host: 'gitlab' }))
// -> ~/.gitly/gitlab/Rich-Harris/buble/master.tar.gz

const source = 'path to downloaded zip file (can be obtained by download())'
const destination = '/path/to/foobar'

await extract(source, destination)
// -> /path/to/foobar

Since v2.0+

import gitly from 'gitly'

console.log(await gitly('iwatakeshi/gitly', '/path/to/extracted/folder/'))
// -> ['~/.gitly/github/iwatakeshi/gitly/master.tar.gz', '/path/to/extracted/folder/']

Options

interface GitlyOptions {
  /**
   * Use cache only (default: undefined)
   */
  cache?: boolean
  /**
   * Use both cache and local (default: undefined)
   */
  force?: boolean
  /**
   * Throw an error when downloading (default: undefined)
   */
  throw?: boolean
  /**
   * Set cache directory (default: '~/.gitly')
   */
  temp?: string
  /**
   * Set the host name (default: undefined)
   */
  host?: string
  url?: {
    /**
     * Extend the url filtering method
     * @param info The URLInfo object
     */
    filter?(info: URLInfo): string
  }
  extract?: {
    /**
     * Extend the extract filtering method for the 'tar' library
     */
    filter?(path: string, stat: FileStat): boolean
  }
  /**
   * Set the request headers (default: undefined)
   */
  headers?: RawAxiosRequestHeaders | AxiosHeaders
  /**
   * Set the backend (default: undefined)
   *
   * @example
   * ```markdown
   * 'axios' - default behavior
   * 'git' - use local git installation to clone the repository (allows for cloning private
   * repositories as long as the local git installation has access)
   * ```
   */
  backend?: 'axios' | 'git'
  /**
   * Set the git options (default: undefined)
   */
  git?: {
    /**
     * Set the depth of the clone (default: 1)
     */
    depth?: number
  }
}

Interfaces

interface URLInfo {
  protocol: string
  host: string
  hostname: string
  hash: string
  href: string
  path: string
  repository: string
  owner: string
  type: string
}

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Install

npm i gitly

Weekly Downloads

818

Version

3.0.0

License

MIT

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68.7 kB

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