chokidar VS globby

Compare chokidar vs globby and see what are their differences.

chokidar

Minimal and efficient cross-platform file watching library (by paulmillr)
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chokidar globby
15 5
9,520 2,178
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5.1 6.5
7 days ago 15 days ago
JavaScript JavaScript
MIT License MIT License
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chokidar

Posts with mentions or reviews of chokidar. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-11-15.

globby

Posts with mentions or reviews of globby. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-10-13.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing chokidar and globby you can also consider the following projects:

Filehound - Flexible and fluent interface for searching the file system

fs-extra - Node.js: extra methods for the fs object like copy(), remove(), mkdirs()

Watch-fn

Nodemon.io - Monitor for any changes in your node.js application and automatically restart the server - perfect for development

graceful-fs - fs with incremental backoff on EMFILE

rimraf - A `rm -rf` util for nodejs

find-up - Find a file or directory by walking up parent directories

move-file - Move a file - Even works across devices

filenamify - Convert a string to a valid safe filename