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flamebird v1.7.29

wonderful task manager for Procfile-based or npm-based applications


Flamebird is a nodejs task manager for Procfile-based or npm-based applications


$ npm install -g flamebird

Get usage

$ fb --help


Flamebird can be run using fb keyword or a little larger flamebird keyword. You can use command fb start or fb web

command: fb start

$ fb start [options]

Run tasks from Procfile or package.json


  • -p, --package - using package.json for the managing tasks. (WARNING: only command start run all tasks from package.json, for resolving it , please use option -t)
  • -t, --tasks [tasks] - list of tasks which will be run fb start ( example : fb start --tasks start,start:dev,start-server and will be run tasks start,start:dev,start-server )

command: fb web

$ fb web [options]

Launch web-applcation which is task-manager. This command has more opportunities then start. Web-application read Procfile and package.json together and adding ability switching between them


  • -t, --tasks [tasks] - list of tasks which will be managing in the fb web command ( example : fb web --tasks start,start:dev,start-server and this tasks will be showing in the web-application start,start:dev,start-server )
  • -p, --port <PORT> - sets the server port, by default 5050
  • -n, --name <NAME> - sets the project name. Display name of the project in title and header.

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