yui-compressor(1) JavaScript/CSS minifier


yui-compressor [options] [input file]


Global Options
-h, --help
Displays this information
--type <js|css>
Specifies the type of the input file
--charset <charset>
Read the input file using <charset>
--line-break <column>
Insert a line break after the specified column number
-v, --verbose
Display informational messages and warnings
-o <file>
Place the output into <file>. Defaults to stdout.

JavaScript Options

Minify only, do not obfuscate
Preserve all semicolons
Disable all micro optimizations

If no input file is specified, it defaults to stdin. In this case, the 'type' option is required. Otherwise, the 'type' option is required only if the input file extension is neither 'js' nor 'css'.


The following example demonstrates how to use yui-compressor
yui-compressor -o compressed.js original.js


This manual page was written by Damien Raude-Morvan <[email protected]> and Michael Gilbert <[email protected]>, for the Debian GNU/Linux system (but may be used by others).