Publishes a package to the registry.
pnpm [-r] publish [<tarball|folder>] [--tag <tag>]
[--access <public|restricted>] [options]
When publishing a package inside a workspace, the LICENSE file from the root of the workspace is packed with the package (unless the package has a license of its own).
You may override some fields before publish, using the
publishConfig field in
You also can use the
publishConfig.directory to customize the published subdirectory (usually using third party build tools).
When running this command recursively (
pnpm -r publish), pnpm will publish all
the packages that have versions not yet published to the registry.
Publishes the package with the given tag. By default,
pnpm publish updates
# inside the foo package directory
pnpm publish --tag next
# in a project where you want to use the next version of foo
pnpm add foo@next
Tells the registry whether the published package should be public or restricted.
Don't check if current branch is your publish branch, clean, and up-to-date with remote.
- Default: master and main
- Types: String
The primary branch of the repository which is used for publishing the latest changes.
Try to publish packages even if their current version is already found in the registry.
Save the list of published packages to
pnpm-publish-summary.json. Useful when some other tooling is used to report the list of published packages.
An example of a
Does everything a publish would do except actually publishing to the registry.
When publishing packages that require two-factor authentication, this option can specify a one-time password.
You can also set
publish-branch options in the