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node.js npm install --save. What does the --save mean?



Have you ever wondered what does "--save" does in the npm install command?

It adds a line into the dependencies.json file of the current project with package name which you are trying to install and saves you a few manual labor of writing it yourself.

Try it out yourself.


$ npm install sequelize --save

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