Pamela Ocampo

91 days ago

Updated dependencies introduce a lot of risk and instability into your project. There are valid reasons to update and you'll need to weigh the benefit against the risk. But updating dependencies just for the sake of updating them is just going to run you into trouble.

Maybe Automatically Updating Dependencies Isn’t a Great Idea

There's a distressing feeling in the Node.js community that apps without up-to-date dependencies are somehow not as good, or stable, as apps that always keep their dependencies up to date. So we see things like greenkeeper.