userhome

A cross-platform path to the user's home

userhome

A cross-platform (OSX, Windows, Linux) path to the user's home.

var userhome = require('userhome');
 
console.log(userhome('.bashrc'));
// /Users/shama/.bashrc 
 
console.log(userhome('test', 'sub', 'file'));
// /Users/shama/test/sub/file 
 
console.log(userhome());
// C:\Users\shama 

If a valid user home environment variable could not be found an error will be thrown indicating so.

  • 1.0.0 - Throws an error if a user home can not be found.
  • 0.1.0 - initial release

Copyright (c) 2014 Kyle Robinson Young
Licensed under the MIT license.