Introducing Even More Security Enhancements to npm — GitHub continues to up npm’s security game with enhancements that affect most of us in some way or another. There’s a streamlined login and publishing experience with the npm CLI, you can connect your GitHub and Twitter accounts to your npm one, and there’s a new npm command (
) to verify the integrity of packages in npm (all of which have been re-signed).
Myles Borins and Monish Mohan (GitHub)
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Creating ESM-Based Shell Scripts for Unix and Windows — This is not as easy as you’d hope! But luckily Dr. Axel has figured out most of the intricacies of creating modern shell scripts with Node and packed it all into this factually dense post.
Dr. Axel Rauschmayer
Using Rust for Writing Node Modules — Soon it’s going to be difficult to find anywhere that the Rust language isn’t! This post boils down creating a Rust-powered extension to the absolute essentials as a springboard to further experiments. NAPI-RS is another option this space if you want to write as little boilerplate as possible.
Node v18.7.0 (Current) Released — A minor release. npm and Undici get version bumps.
now sends a
event when requests are dropped due to hitting
continues to get some enhancements. It’s all quite bitesize stuff, but progress nonetheless.
Danielle Adams (Node.js)
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