Javascript Package - Main (Entry Point)


The main entry point in Node.

In a package

In a package, the main property in package.json defines the main script

How to get it at runtime ?

Because module provides a filename property (normally equivalent to __filename), the entry point of the current application can be obtained by checking require.main.filename

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