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How is React's Hot Module Reloading implemented (at a medium-high level of detail)?
3 projects | reddit.com/r/reactjs | 15 Nov 2022
for file watching, it might use something similar to https://www.npmjs.com/package/chokidar
Setup TailwindCSS, postcss and esbuild on Rails 7
12 projects | dev.to | 12 Oct 2022
First, we need to install chokidar to enable watching and automatically refreshing our files.
A complete guide to full-stack live reload
9 projects | dev.to | 16 Mar 2022
The Parcel build command doesn’t support a watch mode like Jest does, but I’d recommend checking out the chokidar package for some help building your own live reload pipeline.
Live reloading with Ruby on Rails and esbuild
11 projects | dev.to | 6 Nov 2021
Electron Adventures: Episode 50: Refresh
2 projects | dev.to | 12 Sep 2021
Back when Orthodox File Managers were created, that was the whole list. Nowadays all operating systems have some sort of functionality of letting apps "watch" filesystem for changes, so it would just need to register that it's interested in some files or directories, and then it would receive a callback when that happens. Every operating system does it differently, and there are many gotchas and performance considerations, but a library like chokidar handles most of such issues already.
Have you ever thought, how ‘nodemon’ works internally? Let’s build our own ‘nodemon’ in under 10 minutes!
4 projects | dev.to | 2 Jun 2021
For watching files to new changes, we can make use of NodeJs inbuilt module, fs. It exposes a function called fs.watchFile but there have been a lot of issues reported by the community saying it’s not reliable. It fires multiple events sometimes for a single file change which results in high CPU utilization. So, to overcome this problem we can use the chokidar package.
React no Windows com WSL
3 projects | dev.to | 11 May 2021
Simplify your Dev Environment with PM2
2 projects | dev.to | 21 Mar 2021
When you need more specific watch options, there is a watch_options property as well. For the specifics about that, you might want to check the chokidar docs.
Simple Tips on How to easily Deploy an Open-Source TypeScript Internal Link Client for Next.js
2 projects | dev.to | 11 Feb 2021
This open-source application has four dependencies: @nuxt/config, @chokidar, minimist and next.
Extended "run all specs" feature for Cypress 10
2 projects | dev.to | 7 Oct 2022
The minimal setup to package and reuse your React components
3 projects | dev.to | 29 Sep 2022
Babel will overwrite but not delete any existing files or directories in the output directory. To be sure the lib folder doesn’t contain old files you can delete it before transpiling. To do this automatically you can install rimraf and add it to the transpile script like this:
4 reasons to avoid using `npm link`
3 projects | dev.to | 25 Apr 2022
Many packages on npm are designed to make changes to the file-system, such as rimraf or a code linter. In an accident, the consequences of running file-system altering code can be detrimental.
Help Deleting STONKING File Path (over 3000 char +) WS2016 File Server
2 projects | reddit.com/r/sysadmin | 20 Apr 2022
Also, rimraf seems to be popular.
I Prefer Makefiles over Package.json Scripts
18 projects | news.ycombinator.com | 14 Mar 2022
No, that's why there's a bunch of packages such as rimraf that implements that sort of functionality in a cross-platform way that most people use in their scripts
How I set up my Web Dev environment in Linux
9 projects | dev.to | 8 Jul 2021
Why I Prefer Makefiles Over package.json Scripts for Node.js Projects
3 projects | reddit.com/r/programming | 30 Apr 2021
AWESOME WINDOWS TOOLS
102 projects | dev.to | 26 Apr 2021
rimraf - A deep deletion module for node. Help to delete files and folders with very long paths
Import and Export ES Modules in Node.js using TypeScript with Babel Compilation
2 projects | dev.to | 15 Feb 2021
How to Setup a TypeScript project using Rollup.js
3 projects | dev.to | 19 Jan 2021
rimraf, which is the UNIX command rm -rf for Node.js
What are some alternatives?
fs-extra - Node.js: extra methods for the fs object like copy(), remove(), mkdirs()
del - Delete files and directories
Filehound - Flexible and fluent interface for searching the file system
Nodemon.io - Monitor for any changes in your node.js application and automatically restart the server - perfect for development
proper-lockfile - An inter-process and inter-machine lockfile utility that works on a local or network file system.
graceful-fs - fs with incremental backoff on EMFILE
globby - User-friendly glob matching
mkdirp - Recursively mkdir, like `mkdir -p`, but in node.js
move-file - Move a file - Even works across devices