grunt-cat

    0.1.2 • Public • Published

    grunt-cat

    Cat a file to the terminal. Works great with text, ascii art, and even colorful ansi.

    This task requires Grunt 0.4 or above.

    Getting Started

    npm install grunt-cat --save-dev

    Once that's done, add this line to your project's Gruntfile:

    grunt.loadNpmTasks('grunt-cat');

    Cat a file

    The notify MutiTask

    Show a message whenever you want!

    grunt.initConfig({
      cat: {
        logo: {
          file: 'files/logo.txt'
        },
        prod: {
          file: 'files/prod-logo.txt'
        },
        multi: {
          src: ['files/**/*.txt']
        },
        multi_stream: {
          options: {linebreak:false},
          src: ['files/**/*.txt']
        }
      }
    });
     
    grunt.loadNpmTasks('grunt-cat');
     
    // simplified example
    grunt.registerTask('server', ['cat:logo', 'uglify', 'sass', 'server', 'notify:server']);

    Watch example

    Options

    • file (required): Path to the file. This is relative to the root of your project.

    Tests

    Run grunt to lint and run the tests.

    Doodle or Die

    This project was created for and is used by Doodle or Die.

    This is what it looks like when we run our local dev server using the production MongoDB:

    Doodle or Die example

    Release History

    June 11 - Added linebreak option, added src grunt convention (globbing/filter) March 17 - Update readme, dependency versions. Dec 28 - First version

    Keywords

    none

    Install

    npm i grunt-cat

    DownloadsWeekly Downloads

    31

    Version

    0.1.2

    License

    none

    Last publish

    Collaborators

    • dylang