pubx

The missing pub commands.

Search and view pub.dev packages from the command line.

Installation & Usage

pub global activate pubx
pubx search json

Commands

add

Alias: a

Adds the package to your pubspec.yaml file and runs pub get.

pubx add {package-name}

Additional options:

  • dev - add this as a dev_dependencies entry
  • lock - omits the ^ symbol to lock to the latest version
  • no-fetch - prevents the add command from running pub get after adding a dependency

Aliases: se, s, find

Searches pub.dev.

pubx search {query}

updates

Aliases: u

Checks pub.dev for packages in your pubspec that have updated versions

pubx updates

view

Aliases: info, show, v

Displays information about the specified package.

pubx view {package-name}

which

Aliases: w

Displays the path for the local source code of the package stored in .pub-cache

pubx which {package-name}

Libraries

pubx