gulp-ccr-stream-helper

0.1.0 • Public • Published

gulp-ccr-stream-helper

Stream helper functions for cascading configurable gulp recipes for gulp-chef.

Install

$ npm install --save gulp-ccr-stream-helper

API

helper(name): object

Initializes and returns an helper object with prerequisite() and runTask() method.

name

The name will show up in error message.

helper.prerequisite(context, upstream, minTasks)

Check if runtime context fulfilled.

context: object

Context of the caller. Always pass this here.

upstream: boolean

Does this task / stream processor support upstream, i.e. can be piped to? False if not. Throws if not fulfilled.

minTasks: integer

Optional. How many sub task must be provided at minimum? Default to 1. Throws if not fulfilled.

Number of 0 means this stream processor can be used as a normal task.

helper.runTask(context, task): stream

Call task with given context and checks:

  1. Does the task return a stream? Throws if not.
  2. Does the task try to call the "done()" callback? Throws if it does.
context

The context to call task.

task

The task to run.

Example

var helper = require('gulp-ccr-stream-helper')('My Stream Processor');
 
module.exports = function () {
    var gulp = this.gulp;
    var tasks = this.tasks;
    var context, stream, i;
 
    helper.prerequisite(this, true, 2);
 
    context = {
        gulp: gulp,
        config: {}
    };
 
    stream = this.upstream;
    for (= 0; i < tasks.length; ++i) {
        context.upstream = stream;
        stream = helper.runTask(context, tasks[i]);
    }
    return stream;
};
module.exports.type = 'stream';

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