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RxJS File utils




RxJS File

A small package with a couple of File utils for RxJS.

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You can install this package from NPM:

npm add rxjs rxjs-file

Or with Yarn:

yarn add rxjs rxjs-file


For CDN, you can use unpkg:

The global namespace for rxjs-file is rxjsFile:

const {toArrayBuffer} = rxjsFile;

    .subscribe(buffer => {
        // Do something with the buffer 



Read a file as ArrayBuffer:

import {toArrayBuffer} from 'rxjs-file';

    .subscribe(buffer => {
        // Do something with the buffer 

Read the file as ArrayBuffer in chunks:

import {toArrayBuffer} from 'rxjs-file';

toArrayBuffer(file, {chunkSize: 1000 /* bytes */})
    .subscribe(chunk => {
        // Do something with each chunk

Read a file as text:

import {toString} from 'rxjs-file';

    .subscribe(str => {
        // Do something with the string


Read a file as ArrayBuffer:

const {toArrayBuffer} = require('rxjs-file');

    .subscribe(buffer => {
        // Do something with the buffer 


If you wish to contribute, please use the following guidelines: