Get a random temporary file path


Keywords
temp, temporary, tempfile, file, path, random, uuid
License
MIT
Install
npm install tempfile@3.0.0

Documentation

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Get a random temporary file path

Checkout out tempy which is a better take on this module.

Install

$ npm install tempfile

Usage

const tempfile = require('tempfile');

tempfile('.png');
//=> '/var/folders/3x/jf5977fn79jbglr7rk0tq4d00000gn/T/4049f192-43e7-43b2-98d9-094e6760861b.png'

tempfile();
//=> '/var/folders/3x/jf5977fn79jbglr7rk0tq4d00000gn/T/6271e235-13b9-4138-8b9b-ee2f26c09ce3'

API

tempfile([extension])

extension

Type: string

Extension to append to the path.

Related

  • tempy - Get a random temporary file or directory path
  • temp-write - Write string/buffer/stream to a random temp file

License

MIT © Sindre Sorhus