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namebot

Namebot

A robot that streams name combinations for you. Beep ... ding!

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Install

npm install namebot

Usage

var Namebot = require('namebot');
 
var stream = new Namebot({
    base: ['cuttlefish', 'shrew']
    count: 100
});
 
stream.pipe(process.stdout);
stream.start();

Binary Use

[sudo] npm install -g namebot
namebot --base "['mega', 'shark', 'giant', 'octopus']" --count 25

Options

Base

An array of words that form the basis for names. All names generated will include a word from this object. Can be specified as a local path or as a HTTP GET request to a JSON resource by passing along a URL string.

Dictionary (Optional)

Local path to a phonetic dictionary (see CMUdict for reference).

Count (Optional)

Number of names that will be generated. Will default to one (1) if not set.


Testing

npm test

Credits

The rhyming method for namebot was derived from James Halliday's node-rhyme module.