move-file VS mkdirp

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


Move a file - Even works across devices (by sindresorhus)


Recursively mkdir, like `mkdir -p`, but in node.js (by substack)
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move-file mkdirp
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2.3 0.0
5 months ago 10 months ago
JavaScript JavaScript
MIT License GNU General Public License v3.0 or later
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Posts with mentions or reviews of move-file. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects.

We haven't tracked posts mentioning move-file yet.
Tracking mentions began in Dec 2020.


Posts with mentions or reviews of mkdirp. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-06-25.
  • Help with path module.
    3 projects | | 25 Jun 2022
    Paths between different operating systems is a PITA. You should use a package for that, the npm cli uses this

What are some alternatives?

When comparing move-file and mkdirp you can also consider the following projects:

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

rimraf - A `rm -rf` util for nodejs

chokidar - Minimal and efficient cross-platform file watching library

graceful-fs - fs with incremental backoff on EMFILE

make-dir - Make a directory and its parents if needed - Think `mkdir -p`

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

write-json-file - Stringify and write JSON to a file atomically


load-json-file - Read and parse a JSON file