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nodebot

Nodebot

A helper robot written for the busy developer. Nodebot can (currently):

  • Compile javascripts using Uglify.js (And all javascripts in a directory)
  • Validate html (websites too), css, and javascript
  • Watch files for changes and validate them there is a supported validator
  • Report system information such as ip addresses, free memory, and host names
  • Query Wolfram|Alpha for definitions and answers to complex questions.

npm install nodebot -g

Example commands

$ nodebot What is the capital of Spain?
 
$ nodebot is nodebot.js valid?
 
$ nodebot watch ./nodebot.js
 
$ nodebot how much free memory do I have?

Validate Javascript, CSS, and HTML (websites work too)

$ nodebot is nodebot.js valid?
 
Nodebot: Oh snap! I found 1 error in nodebot.js: 
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48:12 - Don't make functions within a loop.
 

General Information

$ nodebot
 
Nodebot: What can I help you with?
 Response: what is the current directory
 
Nodebot: The current directory is /Users/nate/Sites/nodebot
 
Nodebot: What can I help you with?
 Response: what is my ip address?
 
Nodebot: User's ip address is 
 
   local - 127.0.0.1
external - 172.30.9.66
 
Nodebot: What can I help you with?
 Response: What is your name?
 
Nodebot: Nodebot's name is Nodebot
 

Compiling javascript

$ nodebot compile all javascript as min.js
 
Nodebot: I am now compiling all javascript into min.js
 
Nodebot: Files have changed. Compiling all javascript into min.js.