Lineman vs Yeoman: What are the differences?
What is Yeoman? A set of tools for automating development workflow. Yeoman is a robust and opinionated set of tools, libraries, and a workflow that can help developers quickly build beautiful, compelling web apps. It is comprised of yo - a scaffolding tool using our generator system, grunt - a task runner for your build process and bower for dependency management.
Lineman and Yeoman can be categorized as "Front End Scaffolding" tools.
Lineman and Yeoman are both open source tools. It seems that Yeoman with 9.23K GitHub stars and 758 forks on GitHub has more adoption than Lineman with 1.21K GitHub stars and 88 GitHub forks.
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Quick scaffolding of project stacks I'm not that familiar with. Having a nice build system to start with on a new project is worth a lot.
Yeoman is used for code generation and automation of the Promethean TV Broadcast Center Tool.
Using Yeoman to generate skeleton projects. No experience with writing custom generators.
Scaffolding the project's file directory as well as the AngularJS boilerplate.