chokidar VS Nodemon.io

Compare chokidar vs Nodemon.io and see what are their differences.

chokidar

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

Nodemon.io

Monitor for any changes in your node.js application and automatically restart the server - perfect for development (by remy)
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chokidar Nodemon.io
15 113
9,520 24,699
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5.1 8.2
6 days ago 9 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.

Nodemon.io

Posts with mentions or reviews of Nodemon.io. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-11-23.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing chokidar and Nodemon.io you can also consider the following projects:

PM2 - Node.js Production Process Manager with a built-in Load Balancer.

supervisor

forever - A simple CLI tool for ensuring that a given script runs continuously (i.e. forever)

Filehound - Flexible and fluent interface for searching the file system

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

Phusion Passenger - A fast and robust web server and application server for Ruby, Python and Node.js

supervisor - Supervisor process control system for Unix (supervisord)

Watch-fn

naught - Zero downtime deployment for your Node.js server using builtin cluster API

fastify - Fast and low overhead web framework, for Node.js

electronmon - 🖥 run, watch, and restart electron apps using magic

globby - User-friendly glob matching