chokidar VS move-file

Compare chokidar vs move-file and see what are their differences.


Minimal and efficient cross-platform file watching library (by paulmillr)


Move a file - Even works across devices (by sindresorhus)
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chokidar move-file
15 0
9,520 185
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5.1 2.4
6 days ago 2 months ago
JavaScript JavaScript
MIT License MIT License
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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.


Posts with mentions or reviews of move-file. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects.

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Tracking mentions began in Dec 2020.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing chokidar and move-file 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 - Monitor for any changes in your node.js application and automatically restart the server - perfect for development

globby - User-friendly glob matching

graceful-fs - fs with incremental backoff on EMFILE

rimraf - A `rm -rf` util for nodejs

filenamify - Convert a string to a valid safe filename

mkdirp - Recursively mkdir, like `mkdir -p`, but in node.js

fs-jetpack - Better file system API for Node.js