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Alternatives to forever

PM2, nodemon, Infinity, and Supervisord are the most popular alternatives and competitors to forever.
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What is forever and what are its top alternatives?

It is a simple CLI tool for ensuring that a given script runs continuously. It is used to keep the server alive even when the server crash/stops. When the server is stopped because of some error, exception, etc.it automatically restarts it.
forever is a tool in the Node.js Process Manager category of a tech stack.
forever is an open source tool with GitHub stars and GitHub forks. Here’s a link to forever's open source repository on GitHub

Top Alternatives to forever

  • PM2
    PM2

    Production process manager for Node.js apps with a built-in load balancer

  • nodemon
    nodemon

    It is an open source utility that will monitor for any changes in your source and automatically restart your server. It has a default support for node & coffeescript, but easy to run any executable (such as python, make, etc). ...

  • Infinity
    Infinity

    it is a flexible project management tool where you can organize your projects, structure your workflow, create tasklists, store files, make notes, while keeping your team communication in sync. It lets you create your own organization however you want. By giving users flexibility and capacity, Infinity helps teams to create process, track progress and make smarter decisions. ...

  • Supervisord
    Supervisord

    It allows its users to monitor and control a number of processes on UNIX-like operating systems. It shares some of the same goals of programs like launchd, daemontools, and runit. it is meant to be used to control processes related to a project or a customer, and is meant to start like any other program at boot time. ...

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PM2

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Ease-to-use Node.js process manager, like forever
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PROS OF PM2
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    Reliable
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    Easy to manage
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    Easy to use
CONS OF PM2
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    Memory leak

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nodemon

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A simple monitor script for use during development of a node.js app
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PROS OF NODEMON
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    Easy to use
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    It's lightweight
CONS OF NODEMON
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    Infinity

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    Reinvent your workspace, collaborate and Get Things Done
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    PROS OF INFINITY
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        Supervisord

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        A client/server system that allows its users to monitor and control a number of processes
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        PROS OF SUPERVISORD
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          CONS OF SUPERVISORD
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