A lightweight CLI tool and module for keeping ideas in a safe place quick and easy.
Last updated a year ago by ionicabizau .
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A lightweight CLI tool and module for keeping ideas in a safe place quick and easy.

:cloud: Installation

You can install the package globally and use it as command line tool:

# Using npm
npm install --global idea

# Using yarn
yarn global add idea

Then, run idea --help and see what the CLI tool can do.

$ idea --help
idea help
usage: idea [command] <idea|filter|id>

A lightweight CLI tool and module for keeping your ideas in a safe place quick and easy.

  create <idea>           Creates and saves a new idea. Example: `idea create "Implement something very cool"`
  list                    Lists all ideas. Example: `idea list`
  filter <filter>         Lists filtered ideas. Example: `idea filter '{"state": "SOLVED"}'`
  solve <id>              Solves an idea. Example `idea solve 1`
  help                    Prints this help.

Documentation can be found at

:clipboard: Example

Here is an example how to use this package as library. To install it locally, as library, you can do that using npm (or yarn):

# Using npm
npm install --save idea

# Using yarn
yarn add idea
// Dependencies
var Idea = require("idea");

// Initialize the idea object
var idea = new Idea("./ideas.json", err => {
    if (err) throw err;
    idea.create("Implement something cool.", err => {
        if (err) throw err;

:question: Get Help

There are few ways to get help:

  1. Please post questions on Stack Overflow. You can open issues with questions, as long you add a link to your Stack Overflow question.

  2. For bug reports and feature requests, open issues. :bug:

  3. For direct and quick help, you can use Codementor. :rocket:

:memo: Documentation

For full API reference, see the file.

:yum: How to contribute

Have an idea? Found a bug? See how to contribute.

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:scroll: License

MIT © Ionică Bizău

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