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nice-try

Tries to execute a function and discards any error that occurs

    3.0.1latest

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16,807,502
increased by0.52%

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[3.0.1] - 2022-09-17

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  • README now includes a "What others say" section

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nice-try

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A function that tries to execute a function and discards any error that occurs.

Install

npm install nice-try

Usage

const niceTry = require('nice-try') niceTry(() => JSON.parse('true')) // true niceTry(() => JSON.parse('truee')) // undefined niceTry() // undefined niceTry(true) // undefined await niceTry.promise(async () => JSON.parse('true')) // true await niceTry.promise(async () => JSON.parse('truee')) // undefined

API

Parameters

  • fn {Function} Function that might or might not throw an error.

Returns

  • {?*} Return-value of the function when no error occurred.

What others say

This module is a controversial thing and people like to get mad about it. I decided to give those people a voice. Here's what they're saying.

fundamentally inane

— frou_dh

the worst Javascript library […] in several categories

— kuzux

how is this a thing

— uint8_t

This is blowing my mind

— mr_jim_lahey

a shit-tastic try-catch alias

— Dropping_fruits

I assumed every commit was a joke, but after researching the maintainer a bit I'm not sure it is...

— MrPineappleHat

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What is nice-try?

Tries to execute a function and discards any error that occurs

Is nice-try popular?

The npm package nice-try receives a total of 14,606,760 weekly downloads. As such, nice-try popularity was classified as popular.

Is nice-try well maintained?

We found that nice-try demonstrated a healthy version release cadence and project activity because the last version was released less than a year ago.It has 1 open source maintainer collaborating on the project.

Last updated on 17 Sep 2022

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