Use minimatch to filter installed npm modules by name.


###is a node module for matching strings against currently installed modules.

Inspired by Tyler Kellen's matchdep.

var matchmodule = require('matchmodule');

Type: String|Array Default: 'none'

A globule compatible match pattern to filter dependencies.

Looks for install node modules in node_modules, rather than parsing package.json.

I wanted to run grunt tasks from npm without adding them as dependencies, or without adding them to Gruntfile.js. By adding the following line to Gruntfile.js:

module.exports = function (grunt) {
    // load all installed grunt tasks 

I can now do something like the following if I want to run a one time grunt task:

npm install grunt-contrib-jshint
grunt jshint

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