yargs

v17.7.2

yargs the modern, pirate-themed, successor to optimist. For more information about how to use this package see README

Latest version published 1 year ago
License: MIT

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Package Health Score

86 / 100

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Security

No known security issues
All security vulnerabilities belong to production dependencies of direct and indirect packages.

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License
MIT
Security Policy
No

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Popularity

Key ecosystem project

Weekly Downloads (90,615,308)

Download trend
GitHub Stars
11K
Forks
996
Contributors
270

Direct Usage Popularity

TOP 5%

The npm package yargs receives a total of 90,615,308 downloads a week. As such, we scored yargs popularity level to be Key ecosystem project.

Based on project statistics from the GitHub repository for the npm package yargs, we found that it has been starred 10,997 times.

Downloads are calculated as moving averages for a period of the last 12 months, excluding weekends and known missing data points.

Community

Active
Readme.md
Yes
Contributing.md
Yes
Code of Conduct
Yes
Contributors
270
Funding
No

A good and healthy external contribution signal for yargs project, which invites more than one hundred open source maintainers to collaborate on the repository.


Embed Package Health Score Badge

package health: 86/100 package health 86/100

Maintenance

Sustainable

Commit Frequency

Open Issues
294
Open PR
25
Last Release
1 year ago
Last Commit
7 months ago

Further analysis of the maintenance status of yargs based on released npm versions cadence, the repository activity, and other data points determined that its maintenance is Sustainable.

An important project maintenance signal to consider for yargs is that it hasn't seen any new versions released to npm in the past 12 months, and could be considered as a discontinued project, or that which receives low attention from its maintainers.

As a healthy sign for on-going project maintenance, we found that the GitHub repository had at least 1 pull request or issue interacted with by the community.

Package

Node.js Compatibility
>=12

Age
11 years
Dependencies
7 Direct
Versions
251
Install Size
292 kB
Dist-tags
8
# of Files
62
Maintainers
2
TS Typings
Yes

yargs has more than a single and default latest tag published for the npm package. This means, there may be other tags available for this package, such as next to indicate future releases, or stable to indicate stable releases.