fxp fxp - 10 months ago 94
Node.js Question

nodejs get file name from absolute path?

If there any API could retrieve file name from an absolute file path?



I know it works with string operation, like
fullpath.replace(/.+\//, '')

but I want to know is there a more 'formal' way, like
in java, could do it.

NodeJS get file name from absolute path?

Answer Source

Use the basename method of the path module:

// returns

Here is the documentation the above example is taken from.