Angular Gulp Generator Package List

This post is a reference list of all the npm packages that are found in generator-gulp-angular, the most complete Yeoman generator for AngularJS projects that uses Gulp, along with their descriptions and a link to each npm package page.

Package Description
browser-sync Keep multiple browsers and devices in sync when building websites.
browser-sync-spa Single page app support for BrowserSync.
chalk Terminal string styling done right. Much color.
concat-stream Writable stream that concatenates strings or binary data and calls a callback with the result. Not a transform stream, more of a stream sink.
del Delete files/folders using globs.
gulp Just gulp.
gulp-angular-filesort Automatically sort AngularJS app files depending on module definitions and usage. Used in conjunction with "gulp-inject" to inject your AngularJS application files (scripts) in a correct order, to get rid of all Uncaught Error: [$injector:modulerr]. To work correctly, each angular file needs to have a uniquely named module and setter syntax (with the brackets), i.e. angular.module('myModule', []).
gulp-angular-templatecache Concatenates and registers AngularJS templates in the $templateCache.
gulp-autoprefixer Prefix CSS with Autoprefixer.
gulp-csso Minify CSS with CSSO.
gulp-filter Enables you to work on a subset of the original files by filtering them using globbing. When you're done and want all the original files back you just call the restore method.
gulp-flatten Remove or replace relative path for files.
gulp-inject A javascript, stylesheet and webcomponent injection plugin for Gulp, i.e. inject file references into your index.html. gulp-inject takes a stream of source files, transforms each file to a string and injects each transformed string into placeholders in the target stream files.
gulp-jshint JSHint plugin for gulp.
gulp-load-plugins Automatically load any gulp plugins in your package.json.
gulp-minify-html Minify html with minimize.
gulp-ng-annotate Add AngularJS dependency injection annotations with ng-annotate.
gulp-protractor A helper for protractor and gulp. Run your angular protractor tests with gulp.
gulp-rename Rename files.
gulp-replace A string replace plugin for gulp.
gulp-rev Static asset revisioning by appending content hash to filenames: unicorn.css => unicorn-d41d8cd98f.css
gulp-rev-replace Rewrite occurences of filenames which have been renamed by gulp-rev.
gulp-sass Gulp plugin for sass.
gulp-size Display the size of your project.
gulp-sourcemaps Source map support for Gulp.js
gulp-uglify Minify files with UglifyJS.
gulp-useref Parse build blocks in HTML files to replace references to non-optimized scripts or stylesheets, i.e. <!-- build:<type>(alternate search path) <path> --> ... <!-- endbuild -->.
gulp-util Utility functions for gulp plugins.
http-proxy An HTTP programmable proxying library that supports websockets. It is suitable for implementing components such as proxies and load balancers.
jasmine-core Official packaging of Jasmine's core files for use by Node.js projects.
jshint-stylish Stylish reporter for JSHint.
karma A simple tool that allows you to execute JavaScript code in multiple real browsers. The main purpose of Karma is to make your TDD development easy, fast, and fun.
karma-jasmine A Karma plugin – adapter for Jasmine testing framework.
karma-ng-html2js-preprocessor A Karma plugin. Compile AngularJS templates to JavaScript on the fly. Preprocessor for converting HTML files to AngularJS templates.
karma-phantomjs-launcher A Karma plugin. Launcher for PhantomJS.
lodash The modern build of lodash modular utilities.
main-bower-files Get main files from your installed bower packages.
merge-stream Create a stream that emits events from multiple other streams. This is the merge function from event-stream separated into a new module and given an "add" method so you can dynamically add more sources to the stream.
protractor Webdriver E2E test wrapper for Angular.
require-dir Helper to require() directories.
uglify-save-license License detector for UglifyJS. A support module for UglifyJS to detect and preserve license comments.
wiredep Wire Bower dependencies to your source code.
wrench Recursive filesystem (and other) operations that Node should have.

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