findme resolver for node
resolveme module makes it much simpler to incorporate web resources
into your project through the use of a centralized repository of
There are two types of repository structure that resolveme can work with, either:
Additionally, a mixture of the two structures can be used, however, it should be noted that if a strict structure is detected for a particular module, and a relaxed equivalent of the module will always be ignored.
Let's walk through a couple of structure examples:
The following is an example of a strict module structure where copies of backbone, underscore and jquery are kept:
- modules|- backbone.0.9.2|- backbone.0.9.1|- backbone.0.9.0|- backbone.0.5.2|- jquery.1.8.0|- jquery.1.7.2|- jquery.1.7.1|- jquery.1.6.3|- underscore.1.3.3|- underscore.1.3.2|- underscore.1.3.1|- underscore.1.3.0|- underscore.1.2.4
As each of these libraries is a simple JS library, then each of the folders will only contain a backbone.js, jquery.js or underscore.js depending on the library.
It should also be noted that for single-file libraries, that you can skip including the folder and simply place a semver named file in the modules folder also (e.g.
If the above structure seems too heavy and convoluted for you, then you can do away with version numbers all together and use a loose directory structure instead:
- modules|- backbone.js|- underscore.js|- jquery.js
As you can see this is a far simpler structure, but does mean that any version specific findme references will resolve to the unversioned file stored in the loose repository.
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