Monthly Archives: February 2012

Java versus JS fun, a quote from the Node.js mailing list

I just read that one on the mailing list. I found it relevant enough to share it with those who did not subscribe to it: First Lothar Pfeiler: I still wonder, if it's cool to have such a big discussion on how to convert a string into an integer, or if all the java developers [...]

By |2019-06-24T08:12:18+00:00February 23rd, 2012|Categories: Node.js|Tags: , , |0 Comments

A fresh look at testing Node.js projects: Mocha, Should and Travis

Today, I finally decided to spend some time around Travis. It’s been a weeks since that little green image on top of GitHub homepages has been buzzing me. Well, to be totally honest, this isn’t how I started my evening. First, after 2 years of good and faithfull service, I decided to drop Expresso and [...]

By |2019-06-24T11:53:03+00:00February 19th, 2012|Categories: DevOps, Node.js|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Coffee script, how do I debug that damn js line?

Update April 12th, 2012: Pull request adding error reporting to CoffeeScript with line mapping Chances are that, if you code in CoffeeScript, you often find yourself facing a JavaScript exception telling you a problem occured on a specific line. Problem is that the line number in question in the one of the generated JavaScript, not [...]

By |2019-06-24T09:08:15+00:00February 15th, 2012|Categories: Hack, Node.js|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Announcing Mecano, a set of functions for system deployment

Update July 2016, Mecano is now renamed Nikita. We are releasing Node Mecano on GitHub which gather common functions used while deploying systems. The idea was to group those functions into a comprehensive library. […]

By |2019-06-24T10:00:52+00:00February 12th, 2012|Categories: Node.js|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments