CODE like Obama
The President asked if he needs to type the
Fin upper-case, and he got the
;right too, he was very precise and didn't make a typing mistake.
-- Hadi Partovi, CEO, Code.org
We all want to be precise with no typing mistakes, just like Obama. We've got your back with
npm install -g obama
- Presidential Seal of Approval
- Check feross/standard for the rest of the rules.
Use this in one of your projects? Include one of these badges in your readme to let people know that your code is using obama style.
globally as a Node command line program. To do so, simply run the following command in
your terminal (flag
obama globally on your system, omit it if you want
to install in the current working directory):
npm install obama -g
After you've done that you should be able to use the
obama program. The simplest use
What you might do if you're clever
- Add it to
- Check style automatically when you run
$ npm test Error: Code style check failed: lib/wh.js:950:11: Expected '===' and instead saw '=='.
- Never give style feedback on a pull request again! (unless it's about semicolons)
To use a custom parser, install it from npm (example:
npm install babel-eslint) and add this to your package.json:
Just like in
standard, The paths
coverage/**, hidden files/folders
.), and all patterns in a project's root
.gitignore file are
automatically excluded when looking for
.js files to check.
Sometimes you need to ignore additional folders or specific minfied files. To do that, add
obama.ignore property to
Make it look
If you want prettier output, just install the
snazzy package and pipe
obama to it:
$ obama --verbose | snazzy
See feross/standard for more information.