Shard Detail

handyapp v0.1.0

A simple CLI app that removes cruft from your dev folders such as node_modules

Install & Use

Add the following code to your project's shard.yml under:

dependencies to use in production
- OR -
development_dependencies to use in development

  github: skota/handyapp



This is a simple command line app for freeing diskspace by finding and removing unnecessary folders ( ex: node_modules..)


coming soon.

Build instructions

  • git clone -
  • Ensure you have crystal installed. See this page for instructions
  • cd to app directory ( ex ~/dev/projects/handyapp)
  • build: crystal build src/
  • next update settings.toml with folders to walk though and sub-folders to delete


  • Copy the executable to your preferred location. For ex. ~/utils
  • copy settings.toml to ~/utils
  • run the app: ~/utils/handyapp


  1. Fork it (
  2. Create your feature branch (git checkout -b my-new-feature)
  3. Commit your changes (git commit -am 'Add some feature')
  4. Push to the branch (git push origin my-new-feature)
  5. Create a new Pull Request