npm-docs man page

npm-docs — Docs for a package in a web browser maybe


npm docs [<pkgname> [<pkgname> ...]]
npm docs .
npm home [<pkgname> [<pkgname> ...]]
npm home .


This command tries to guess at the likely location of a package's documentation URL, and then tries to open it using the --browser config param. You can pass multiple package names at once. If no package name is provided, it will search for a package.json in the current folder and use the name property.



Default: OS X: "open", Windows: "start", Others: "xdg-open"
Type: String

The browser that is called by the npm docs command to open websites.


Default: https://registry.npmjs.org/
Type: url

The base URL of the npm package registry.

See Also

npm help view
npm help publish
npm help 7 registry
npm help config
npm help 7 config
npm help 5 npmrc
npm help 5 package.json


September 2016