io

io is a module for read or write in console

npm install io

text(String): It is the text that will be printed.

color(String): It is the color name that will contain the text(Default white).

options(Object): It is an object that contains text styles

  • color(String): It is the color name that will contain the text(Default white).
  • background(String): It is the background color name that will contain the text(Default black).
  • style(String): It is the style that will contain the text.

background(String): It is the background color name that will contain the text(Default black).

style(String): It is the style that will contain the text.

var io = require('io');
 
/** io.write **/
io.write('This text is red', 'red');
io.write('This text is yellow, background white and italic', {
   color: 'yellow',
   background: 'white',
   style: 'italic'
});
//Or 
io.write('This text is yellow, background white and italic', 'yellow', 'white', 'italic');
 
/** io.volatile **/
var count = 0,
    timer = setInterval(function(){
      if(count <= 100)
         io.volatile((count++)+'%', 'cyan');
      else
         clearInterval(timer);
    }, 100);
 
  • black
  • red
  • green
  • yellow
  • blue
  • magenta
  • cyan
  • white
  • gray
  • grey
  • black
  • red
  • green
  • yellow
  • blue
  • magenta
  • cyan
  • white
  • bold
  • italic
  • underline
  • strikethrough

question(Object): It is an object that has the parameters for the terminal Question.

  • question(String): Question Text (Is required).
  • default(String/Object): Pre-defined text field response.
  • default(String): Text field.
  • default(Object): Text field response with styles.
    • text(String): Text field response.
    • style(Object): It is an object with the style of the text (like the styles of io.write).
  • format(RegExp): Regular expression that validates the format of the response.
  • formatError(String): Text format wonders if the input is wrong.
  • after(Function): Function that runs after the entry of the answer, if you return to continue with the next question if you do not wait to return anything running "this.continue ()".
  • style(Object): It is an object with the style of the text (like the styles of io.write).
var io = require('io');
var question = {
        question: 'Age: ',
        defult: '18',
        format: /^[0-9]+$/,
        formatError: 'The format is incorrect, age:',
        afterfunction(answerquestion){
            /*
              async: this.continue(); //Continue with the next question
                     this.error(); //Use formatError for ask again
                     this.again(); //Use question for ask again  
              or 
              sync: return true;
            */
        },
        style: {
           color: 'yellow',
           background: 'white',
           style: 'italic'
        }
};
io.read(question, function(answer){
    io.write('You answer is: '+answer); // => text of answer 
});