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Easily add plugin support to your node.js application.


Install with npm:

$ npm install --save use

A different take on plugin handling! This is not a middleware system, if you need something that handles async middleware, ware is great for that.


var use = require('use');

See the examples folder for usage examples.


Related projects

  • base-plugins: Adds 'smart plugin' support to your base application. | homepage
  • base: Framework for rapidly creating high quality node.js applications, using plugins like building blocks | homepage
  • ware: Easily create your own middleware layer. | homepage


Pull requests and stars are always welcome. For bugs and feature requests, please create an issue.


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Building docs

(This project's is generated by verb, please don't edit the readme directly. Any changes to the readme must be made in the readme template.)

To generate the readme, run the following command:

$ npm install -g verbose/verb#dev verb-generate-readme && verb

Running tests

Running and reviewing unit tests is a great way to get familiarized with a library and its API. You can install dependencies and run tests with the following command:

$ npm install && npm test


Jon Schlinkert


Copyright © 2017, Jon Schlinkert. Released under the MIT License.

This file was generated by verb-generate-readme, v0.5.0, on April 12, 2017.