Automating the desktop with Node

January 26, 2023 By Mark Otto 0

Node.js Weekly

Building Reliable Distributed Systems in Node — This post introduces the concept of durable execution which is used by a variety of companies and services to run reliable distributed systems. Temporal is a platform that coordinates workflows and durable jobs built around them.

Loren Sands-Ramshaw


  • Node v19.5.0 (Current) has been released, though with few changes of note. Lots of little tweaks, fixes, and dependency updates.

  • Deno 1.30 has been released with first-class support for built-in Node.js modules (e.g. fs or process).

Packaging Rust Apps for the npm Registry — Isn’t npm just for Node or JavaScript stuff? Surprisingly not. Node is required to make this technique work, but as long as you can package and execute a binary, you’re good to go.

Orhun Parmaksız

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