watcher VS fdir

Compare watcher vs fdir and see what are their differences.


The file system watcher that strives for perfection, with no native dependencies and optional rename detection support. (by fabiospampinato)


⚡ The fastest directory crawler & globbing library for NodeJS. Crawls 1m files in < 1s (by thecodrr)
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watcher fdir
1 2
39 1,085
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0.0 3.4
10 months ago 6 days ago
JavaScript JavaScript
MIT License MIT License
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Posts with mentions or reviews of watcher. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-05-30.


Posts with mentions or reviews of fdir. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-06-18.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing watcher and fdir you can also consider the following projects:

mediaChips - Manage your videos, add any metadata to them and play them.

chokidar - Minimal and efficient cross-platform file watching library

output-files - Output a tree of files and directories by providing an object. Especially useful for testing with real files.

folderslint - 📁 Directory structure linter for Front-End projects

delaunator - An incredibly fast JavaScript library for Delaunay triangulation of 2D points

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