loomi loomi -4 years ago 100
Node.js Question

Find absolute base path of the project directory

Until now we could get the absolute path of a file to open later as readStream with this code snippet:

var base = path.resolve('.');
var file = base + '/data/test.csv';


Since Meteor 0.6.5 the base path is pointing to

There is also the Assets API, which but can not give us back a path but only the read document. We but need a stream to process some bigger data files?

Answer Source

Since version 1.3, the documented function


seems to be the best way to get the project path reliably.

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