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    unist utility to create a new tree by mapping all nodes with a given function.

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    What is this?

    This is a small utility that helps you make new trees.

    When should I use this?

    You can use this utility to create a new tree by mapping all nodes with a given function. Creating new trees like this can lead to performance problems, as it creates new objects for every node. When dealing with potentially large trees, and relatively few changes, use unist-util-visit (or unist-util-visit-parents) instead.

    To remove certain nodes, you can also walk the tree with unist-util-visit, or use unist-util-filter (clones the tree instead of mutating) or unist-util-remove (mutates). To create trees, use unist-builder.

    Install

    This package is ESM only. In Node.js (version 12.20+, 14.14+, 16.0+, 18.0+), install with npm:

    npm install unist-util-map

    In Deno with esm.sh:

    import {map} from "https://esm.sh/unist-util-map@3"

    In browsers with esm.sh:

    <script type="module">
      import {map} from "https://esm.sh/unist-util-map@3?bundle"
    </script>

    Use

    import {u} from 'unist-builder'
    import {map} from 'unist-util-map'
    
    const tree = u('tree', [
      u('leaf', 'leaf 1'),
      u('node', [u('leaf', 'leaf 2')]),
      u('void'),
      u('leaf', 'leaf 3')
    ])
    
    const next = map(tree, (node) => {
      return node.type === 'leaf'
        ? Object.assign({}, node, {value: 'CHANGED'})
        : node
    })
    
    console.dir(next, {depth: null})

    Yields:

    {
      type: 'tree',
      children: [
        {type: 'leaf', value: 'CHANGED'},
        {type: 'node', children: [{type: 'leaf', value: 'CHANGED'}]},
        {type: 'void'},
        {type: 'leaf', value: 'CHANGED'}
      ]
    }

    👉 Note: next is a changed clone and tree is not mutated.

    API

    This package exports the identifier map. There is no default export.

    map(tree, mapFunction)

    Create a new tree (Node) by mapping all nodes with the given function (MapFunction).

    Returns

    New mapped tree (Node).

    function mapFunction(node, index, parent)

    Function called with a node (Node), its index (number?), and its parent (Node?) to produce a new node.

    Returns

    Node to be used in the new tree (Node). The children on the returned node are not used. if the original node has children, those are mapped instead.

    Types

    This package is fully typed with TypeScript. It exports a type MapFunction<Tree extends Node = Node> to properly type MapFunctions.

    Compatibility

    Projects maintained by the unified collective are compatible with all maintained versions of Node.js. As of now, that is Node.js 12.20+, 14.14+, 16.0+, and 18.0+. Our projects sometimes work with older versions, but this is not guaranteed.

    Related

    Contribute

    See contributing.md in syntax-tree/.github for ways to get started. See support.md for ways to get help.

    This project has a code of conduct. By interacting with this repository, organization, or community you agree to abide by its terms.

    License

    MIT © azu

    Install

    npm i unist-util-map

    DownloadsWeekly Downloads

    99,474

    Version

    3.1.2

    License

    MIT

    Unpacked Size

    12.8 kB

    Total Files

    6

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