Easy environment variable manager.Process ENV
Easy environment variable manager.
$ npm install --save process-env
Process ENV allows you to not only get your environment variables, but also set them in your scripts, or even load a
.envfile which will set variables for you.
import env from 'process-env' env.get('path'); // returns: /usr/local/bin:/usr/bin
You can set a variable by passing the value you want as a second parameter.
By default it does not overwrite any pre-existing variables either as part of the environment being ran in, or loaded by the
To overwrite any pre-existing variable, pass
trueas the 3rd argument.
env.set('path', '/usr/bin', true);
By default we check for a
.envfile and load that if it exists, but you can load your own file if you'd like. For example, create a file called
my.envand put the contents below inside.
Then you can load it like:
Now when you do
env.get('node_app');you will see
As you can see, all examples reference variables in lowercase. That doesn't matter, as internally we
.toUpperCase()on the key to make sure all variables are uppercased as they should be.
$ npm test
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