A snapshot of what’s new in Node

#​536 — June 18, 2024 Read on the Web Node v22.3.0 (Current) Released — One of those releases where lots of tiny things have occurred, but little of broad significance, except… for snapshot testing! Snapshot tests serialize arbitrary values into string values to be compared against a set of pre-built Read more…

Leaky timeouts

#​535 — June 11, 2024 Read on the Web Node is Leaking Memory? 1setTimeout Could Be The Reason — The folks at Sentry were running into problems with how Node handles timeouts created with 1setTimeout or, more specifically, problems caused by hanging on to the 1Timeout objects 1setTimeout  returns.. Armin Read more…

Deno adds support for private NPM registries

Deno Land has released Deno 1.44, the latest version of the JavaScript, TypeScript, and WebAssembly runtime rivaling Node.js. The upgrade adds support for private NPM registries, letting developers use internal packages with Deno by configuring an .npmrc file. Performance of the Deno runtime also has been improved. To read this Read more…