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language-command v1.0.0

Look up the command for executing a program in any language.

Language Command

NPM version Gittip

Look up the command for executing a program in any language. Uses the programming language names from language-map and will always generate a command that cleans up after itself (leaves no temporary files) when executed.

Installation

npm install language-command --save

Usage

var command = require('language-command');

command('JavaScript', 'test.js', '"test"');
//=> "node test.js \"test\""

Notes

  • Windows support is likely non-existant. If anyone can help make the repository work across OSes, it'd be greatly appreciated.
  • Should it be possible to set paths to executables?
  • The test directory uses underscores instead of spaces because some command line compilers had trouble with spaces.

License

MIT

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