Why Do Developers Use Trivial Packages? An Empirical Case Study on npm

 

DownloadInitial user study to determine trivial packages

DownloadBackground of the participants

DownloadReasons of using trivial packages

DownloadDrawbacks of using trivial packages

DownloadTrivial Packages

ShowWhat Makes a Package a Trivial Package?
Initial Survey

ShowUnderstanding The Reasons and Implications of Using “Trivial” Packages