jake man page

jake — the JavaScript build tool for Node.js


Jake is the JavaScript build tool for NodeJS. Jake has been around since the very early days of Node, and is very full featured and well tested.


jake [options ...] [env variables ...] target


-f, --jakefile FILE
Use FILE as the Jakefile.
-C, --directory DIRECTORY
Change to DIRECTORY before running tasks.
-q, --quiet
Do not log messages to standard output.
-B, --always-make
Unconditionally make all targets.
-T/ls, --tasks
Display the tasks (matching optional PATTERN) with descriptions, then exit.
-J, --jakelibdir JAKELIBDIR
Auto-import any .jake files in JAKELIBDIR. (default is 'jakelib')
-t, --trace
Enable full backtrace.
-h, --help
Display this help message.
-V/v, --version
Display the Jake version.

Reporting Bugs

Please report bugs on the GitHub issue tracker: <https://github.com/mde/jake/issues>


November 2014 jake 8.0.10 User Commands