expand-args

Expand parsed command line arguments using expand-object.

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Expand parsed command line arguments using expand-object.

Install

Install with npm:
$ npm install --save expand-args

Usage

var expandArgs = require('expand-args');

Example
var minimist = require('minimist');
var expandArgs = require('expand-args');

var argv = minimist(['--set=a:b,c:d']);
//=> { _: [], set: 'a:b,c:d' }

expandArgs(argv);
//=> { _: [], set: [{ a: 'b' }, { c: 'd' }] }

Visit expand-object to see the full range of options and features or to create expansion-related issues.

expand args to object values

expandArgs({set: 'a:b'})
//=> {set: {a: 'b'}}

expandArgs({set: 'a.b.c:d'})
//=> {set: {a: {b: {c: 'd'}}}}

expand args to array values

expandArgs({set: 'a:b,c:d'})
//=> {set: [{a: 'b'}, {c: 'd'}]}

expandArgs({set: 'a.b.c:d,e,f'})
//=> {set: {a: {b: {c: ['d', 'e', 'f']}}}}

Convert "object-keys"

expandArgs({'a:b': true})
//=> {a: 'b'}

Expand booleans

expandArgs({set: 'a|b'});
//=> {set: {a: true, b: true}}

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Contributing

Pull requests and stars are always welcome. For bugs and feature requests, please create an issue.

Building docs

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Running tests

Install dev dependencies:
$ npm install -d && npm test

Author

Jon Schlinkert

License

Copyright © 2016, Jon Schlinkert. Released under the MIT license.

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