pkg-cache
Gets the package.json for one or more names from the npm registry and caches the results for a specified period of time. Default cache period is one week.
Last updated 5 years ago by jonschlinkert .
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SYNC missed versions from official npm registry.

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Gets the package.json for one or more names from the npm registry and caches the results for a specified period of time. Default cache period is one week.

Install

Install with npm:

$ npm install pkg-cache --save

Usage

var pkgCache = require('pkg-cache');

API

pkgCache

Get the package.json for one or more names. Results are cached for 1 week by default.

Params

  • names {String|Array}: package names
  • options {Object}
  • callback {Function}
  • returns {Array}: Returns an array of package.json objects.

Example

// results are cached for 1 week by default
pkgCache(['micromatch', 'base'], function(err, pkgs) {
  if (err) throw err;
  console.log(pkgs);
});

// customize the cache "max age"
pkgCache(['micromatch', 'base'], {timespan: '1 week ago'}, function(err, pkgs) {
  if (err) throw err;
  console.log(pkgs);
});

// or
pkgCache(['micromatch', 'base'], {maxAge: '0 sec'}, function(err, pkgs) {
  if (err) throw err;
  console.log(pkgs);
});

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Contributing

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

Building docs

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Running tests

Install dev dependencies:

$ npm install -d && npm test

Author

Jon Schlinkert

License

Copyright © 2016, Jon Schlinkert. Released under the MIT license.


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