inquirer: Detailed Overview & Metrics

v10.1.0(1 day ago)

This package is actively maintained.Types definitions are bundled with the npm packageNumber of direct dependencies: 7Monthly npm downloads

Inquirer is a powerful and user-friendly npm package for creating interactive command-line interfaces in Node.js. It simplifies the process of collecting user input by providing a wide range of question types, such as input, list, checkbox, and more. Inquirer also supports validation, default values, and customization options to enhance the user experience.

Compared to other CLI interaction libraries, Inquirer stands out for its extensive feature set, flexibility, and ease of use. It allows developers to quickly build intuitive and interactive command-line applications without the need for complex configurations.

Alternatives:
enquirer+
prompts+
inquirer-autocomplete-prompt+
vorpal+
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oclif+
yargs+
caporal+
gluegun+
sade+

Tags: node.jscommand-lineinteractiveuser-inputcli