SlimIO Command Line Interface

Usage no npm install needed!

<script type="module">
  import slimioCli from 'https://cdn.skypack.dev/@slimio/cli';



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SlimIO Command Line Interface. This tool has been created to help Developer and Integrator to work, design and scale the product easily.


  • Node.js version 12 or higher
  • Administrative privilege for some commands.

Getting Started

This package is available in the Node Package Repository and can be easily installed with npm or yarn.

$ npm i @slimio/cli -g

Or if you want to link the project yourself

$ git clone https://github.com/SlimIO/CLI.git
$ cd CLI
$ npm ci
$ npm link

Environment Variables

To configure the project you have to register (set) environment variables on your system. These variables can be set in a .env file (that file must be created at the root of the project).


To known how to get a GIT_TOKEN or how to register environment variables follow our Governance Guide.

Usage Exemple

$ slimio --help
# or
$ slimio -h


A complete CLI API is available on the Governance.


Name Refactoring Security Risk Usage
@slimio/addon-factory Minor Low Programmatically generate a SlimIO Addon
@slimio/async-cli-spinner Minor Low Elegant Asynchronous Terminal (CLI) Spinner for Node.js
@slimio/bundler Minor High Core & Addons Archives bundler
@slimio/config Minor High Reactive and safe JSON Configuration loaded
@slimio/core Minor High SlimIO Core
@slimio/installer Minor High TBC
@slimio/is Minor Low JavaScript Type checker
@slimio/json-diff Minor High TBC
@slimio/lazy Minor Low Lazy evaluation on JavaScript Objects
@slimio/lock Minor High Node.js Semaphore for async/await
@slimio/manifest Minor Low Manage SlimIO manifest files
@slimio/pretty-json Minor Low Stdout beautified JSON in your terminal with colors
@slimio/pretty-stack Minor Low prettify stack-trace to stdout in TTY
@slimio/stdin Minor Low Interactive input crafted for REPL with history & auto-completion
@slimio/tcp-sdk Minor Low Communicate to the Socket Addon with TCP/IP
@slimio/utils Minor Low Bunch of useful functions
@slimio/validate-addon-name Minor Low Validate/Sanitize SlimIO Addons names
cacache Minor High Managing local key and content address caches
dotenv ⚠️Major Low Dotenv is a zero-dependency module that loads environment variables
fast-levenshtein Minor Low An efficient Javascript implementation of the Levenshtein algorithm
json-diff Minor High Structural diff for JSON files
kleur ⚠️Major Low The fastest Node.js library for formatting terminal text with ANSI colors~!
lodash.clonedeep Minor Low Clone deep Objects
make-promises-safe ⚠️Major Medium Force Node.js DEP00018
ms Minor Low Convert various time formats to milliseconds.
qoa ⚠️Major Low Interactive CLI prompt
sade Minor High Sade is a small but powerful tool for building command-line interface (CLI)
yn Minor Low TBC