Installing and Running TextCarver

TextCarver is a node module. If you aren’t already comfortable using node, you’ll probably be happier waiting for a later version of TextCarver.


npm install -g textcarver



We recommend using .md files for simple source files and .textcarver for files that contain extensive TextCarver code.

Under the hood

TextCarver performs two separate passes on each file:

If you like, you can run only one of the passes:

textcarver -firstpass
textcarver -secondpass

Next: TextCarver basics