watch-run

    1.2.5 • Public • Published

    watch-run(1)

    Note: Check out wait-run or just-wait for better and more recent approaches.

    Re-execute a given command everytime something changes in a specific directory. Build upon gaze.

    Installation

    $ npm install -g watch-run
    

    Usage

    Via --help:

    Usage: watch-run <cmd>
    
    Options:
    
      -h, --help               output usage information
      -p, --pattern <pattern>  glob pattern. "," separates multiple patterns.
                               More info: https://github.com/isaacs/minimatch
      -i, --initial            run <cmd> on initial startup
      -d, --delay <n>          delay execution of <cmd> for a number of milliseconds
      -s, --stop-on-error      stop watching and exit when errors occur in <cmd>
    
    Examples:
    
      # watch dir and execute cmd
      $ watch-run -p 'lib/**' cat package.json
    
      # watch dir "lib" and "src" and execute cmd
      $ watch-run -p 'lib/**,src/**' cat package.json
    

    Example

    $ watch-run -p 'js/modules/**/*.js' browserify main.js -o public/build.js
    

    License

    MIT

    Install

    npm i watch-run

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    Version

    1.2.5

    License

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