Category Archives: Open Source

Node.js App Debugging

Install node-inspector: npm install -g node-inspector Start the node-inspector server: node-inspector & Start your node app under node-inspector debugger: node –debug your/node/program.js Break on entry: node –debug-brk your/node/program.js Attach Chrome debugger locally: chrome http://127.0.0.1:8080/debug?port=5858 & Advertisements

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Link: Lua scripting for Redis

Useful links with information on writing Redis extensions in Lua: Redis EVAL docs Lua: A Guide for Redis Users Redis Google Group topic thread      

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Object Namespace Manager on node.js

I’ve been porting the Object Namespace Manager library (formerly ONMjs, now simply onm) from a global namespace implementation to CommonJS and working on a Grunt-based build strategy. Here’s what I need to do: Maintain the onm source code, in CoffeeScript, using … Continue reading

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Baseline Web Development Environment on Debian 7.2.0

Installed a fresh copy of Debian 7.2.0 in a VirtualBox VM and am gong through the process of setting up a web development environment on top of this Linux distribution. FWIW, I like KDE and am using it instead of … Continue reading

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So You Want Your JavaScript Library to Run Everywhere?

Guess this is going to be a running-edit post as the more I dig, the more I find… Damn it, this should be easier. Originally I wrote: A very helpful post on SitePen.com: Run-Anywhere JavaScript All I have to say is what … Continue reading

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TodoMVC, Model-View-Whatever, and MSOFS

One of my local tech meetup acquaintances showed me TodoMVC.com last night while we were discussing my new ONMjs library. The purpose of TodoMVC.com is to help developers compare and choose among the many open source model-view-* pattern frameworks available today … Continue reading

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Linux Screencasting

Super useful how-to: http://nienhueser.de/blog/?p=469

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