box 0.1.0

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Dart Box #

A fluent Dart persistence API inspired by SQL. This library is still in an early phase of development. Currently Box has two implementations.

  • Box: a very simple implementation that runs completely in-memory.
  • FileBox: an in-memory implementation that persists data to a simple JSON file.

Support for various SQL and NoSQL databases is on the roadmap.


Box box = new Box.file('.box/test');
Stream<User> users = box.selectFrom(User)
users.listen((user) => print(;

Use this package as a library

1. Depend on it

Add this to your package's pubspec.yaml file:

  box: ^0.1.0

2. Install it

You can install packages from the command line:

with pub:

$ pub get

Alternatively, your editor might support pub get. Check the docs for your editor to learn more.

3. Import it

Now in your Dart code, you can use:

import 'package:box/box.dart';
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0.1.1 Dec 5, 2018 Go to the documentation of box 0.1.1 Download box 0.1.1 archive
0.1.0 Dec 5, 2018 Go to the documentation of box 0.1.0 Download box 0.1.0 archive
0.0.14 Mar 27, 2016 Go to the documentation of box 0.0.14 Download box 0.0.14 archive
0.0.13 Dec 1, 2015 Go to the documentation of box 0.0.13 Download box 0.0.13 archive
0.0.12 Nov 26, 2015 Go to the documentation of box 0.0.12 Download box 0.0.12 archive
0.0.11 Nov 25, 2015 Go to the documentation of box 0.0.11 Download box 0.0.11 archive
0.0.9 Nov 25, 2015 Go to the documentation of box 0.0.9 Download box 0.0.9 archive
0.0.7 Nov 24, 2015 Go to the documentation of box 0.0.7 Download box 0.0.7 archive
0.0.6 Nov 24, 2015 Go to the documentation of box 0.0.6 Download box 0.0.6 archive
0.0.5 Apr 21, 2015 Go to the documentation of box 0.0.5 Download box 0.0.5 archive

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We analyzed this package on May 8, 2019, and provided a score, details, and suggestions below. Analysis was completed with status completed using:

  • Dart: 2.3.0
  • pana: 0.12.15


Detected platforms: other

Primary library: package:box/box.dart with components: io, mirrors.

Health issues and suggestions

Document public APIs. (-0.72 points)

105 out of 106 API elements have no dartdoc comment.Providing good documentation for libraries, classes, functions, and other API elements improves code readability and helps developers find and use your API.

Fix lib/box.dart. (-0.50 points)

Analysis of lib/box.dart reported 1 hint:

line 7 col 1: 'package:collection/equality.dart' is deprecated and shouldn't be used.

Format lib/src/file.dart.

Run dartfmt to format lib/src/file.dart.

Maintenance issues and suggestions

Provide a file named (-20 points)

Changelog entries help developers follow the progress of your package. See the example generated by stagehand.

The package description is too short. (-15 points)

Add more detail to the description field of pubspec.yaml. Use 60 to 180 characters to describe the package, what it does, and its target use case.

Maintain an example. (-10 points)

Create a short demo in the example/ directory to show how to use this package.

Common filename patterns include main.dart, example.dart, and box.dart. Packages with multiple examples should provide example/

For more information see the pub package layout conventions.


Package Constraint Resolved Available
Direct dependencies
Dart SDK >=2.0.0 <3.0.0
collection ^1.14.11 1.14.11
io ^0.3.3 0.3.3
reflective ^0.1.1 0.1.4
Transitive dependencies
charcode 1.1.2
meta 1.1.7
path 1.6.2
source_span 1.5.5
string_scanner 1.0.4
term_glyph 1.1.0
Dev dependencies
test any