piton-entity

Tools for managing objects that represent business entities

piton-entity - Common functions to work with data entities

Tools for managing objects that represent business entities

$ npm install piton-entity
var EntityDefinition = require('piton-entity');
 
var entityDefinition = EntityDefinition.createEntityDefinition({
    name: {
        tag: ['update'],
        name: 'Full Name'
    },
    age: {
        type: 'number',
        defaultValue: 0
    },
    active: {
        type: 'boolean',
        defaultValue: true
    },
    phoneNumber: {
        tag: ['update']
    }
});
 
var blank = entityDefinition.makeBlank();
// blank is now equal to: 
//  { 
//      name: null, 
//      age: null, 
//      active: null, 
//      phoneNumber: null 
//  } 
 
var default = entityDefinition.makeDefault();
// default is now equal to: 
//  { 
//      name: null, 
//      age: 0, 
//      active: true, 
//      phoneNumber: null 
//  } 
 
var stripped = entityDefinition.stripUnknownProperties({
    name: 'Dom',
    extra: 'This should not be here'
});
// stripped is now equal to: 
//  { 
//      name: 'Dom' 
//  } 

Paul Serby Dom Harrington

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