Node.js

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

OS module on steroids with the SIGAR Node binding

Today we are announcing the first release of the Node binding to the SIGAR library. Visit the project website or the source code repository on GitHub. SIGAR is a cross platform interface for gathering system information. From the project website, such information include: System memory, swap, cpu, load average, uptime, logins Per-process memory, cpu, credential [...]

By |2019-02-11T17:32:25+00:00January 11th, 2012|Categories: Node.js|0 Comments

How Node CSV parser may save your weekend

Last Friday, an hour before the doors of my customer close for the weekend, a co-worker came to me. He just finished to export 9 CSV files from an Oracle database which he wanted to import into Greenplum such as our customer could start testing on Monday morning. The problem as exposed was quite simple. [...]

By |2019-06-23T21:56:34+00:00December 13th, 2011|Categories: Node.js|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Node.js, JavaScript on the server side

Waiting for the Next Big Language (NBL for Next Big Language), this is now 3 years or more since I predict to my customers a bright future for JavaScript as a programming language for server applications. My argument was based primarily on its aesthetics, simplicity and dynamic nature. Designed in 1995 by Sun Microsystems (acquired [...]

By |2019-06-21T22:58:43+00:00June 12th, 2010|Categories: Node.js|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments