Scott Moss & Frontend Masters
Thanks for taking the Introduction to Node.js course -- the course has two parts: slides and exercises. The slides describe the exercises in detail. Each exercise have a folder.
Install node with node version manager (NVM). NVM was created by the community and not the Nodejs foundation. However, it is the recommended approach. After installing nvm, use nvm to install the lates version of Nodejs, which at this time is
10 and set it to the default version
nvm install node # node is an alias for the latest version nvm alias default node
If this fails, or you want to install nodejs from nodejs source, then go here
Important: After installing node, please run
npm install i or
npm install to install the dependencies located in the
package.json file (utilized in future exercises).
node exercises/cli/index.js new
node exercises/cli/index.js list
You'll be creating a CLI program that saves and retrieves contacts from and address book. The program is partially there, however, you must install some remote modules, and use the fileSystem to get some things to work.
You'll be refacoring and fixing a simple static asset server. The server uses blocking sync code and crashes whenever a request comes in that is asking for an asset that is not found. Neither of those are desirable. You'll also have to teach the server how to server the assets it has in the
You have to debug and track down some issues in a small app. Use your logging and inspector to find them. Try and fix them, once you do, write some test to make sure it stays fixed 👌🏾😎💯
Deploy one of the exercises to heroku (server) or npm (cli)