Do you use a bot to manage your project's dependencies?

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When working with dependencies in dev mode, I use mr-developer which allows to use a given git tag or branch of a dependency directly into the project instead of an actual NPM package.

See medium.com/@ebrehault_25985/developer-frien..

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Thanks Eric, I did not know aboyut python/mr.developer. We should take a look at nodejs/mr.developer to adapt it to our development flow. Even if it did not answer the question in application maintenance: when and how do you update your dependencies? And corollary: what should be the commit message prefix? fix? feat? core? I vote feat as it change production code.

Eric BREHAULT's photo

I update them manually, and it is a fix not a feature as it does not produce any change the user can see.