npm-lifecycle is a standalone library for executing packages' lifecycle scripts. It is extracted from npm itself and intended to be fully compatible with the way npm executes individual scripts.The npm team enthusiastically welcomes contributions and project participation! There's a bunch of things you can do if you want to contribute! The Contributor Guide has all the information you need for everything from reporting bugs to contributing entire new features. Please don't hesitate to jump in if you'd like to, or even ask us questions if something isn't clear.