Announcing Node.js v0.10.22 support for Node.ACS applications

We are pleased to announce that we have upgraded our Node.ACS servers with Node.js v0.10.22 from v0.8.26. This version contains a fix for the “infamous Walmart memory leak”, an upgrade to the core uv library, and generally increased performance and stability. To ease migration of Node applications to this new version, applications currently deployed on […]

Quick tip: Auto restarting your Node.ACS apps

If you’ve been developing Node.ACS (or Node.JS) apps, you know that every time you make a change to any of your source files, you need to go to your Terminal to stop the process and restart it. NodeMon is a Node.js tool that monitors your app folder and when it sees a change, it automatically […]

Please hold off updating to Node.js v0.10 just yet

Node.js is an important foundational tool of our development stack. Version 0.10 of Node.js, released today, incorporates breaking changes that affect our command-line tooling and thus prevent Titanium developers from building and deploying applications. We are investigating these changes and are tracking fixes to them as part of TIMOB-13025. As a result, we caution you not […]

Building Titanium Mobile From Source Now Requires Node.js

The upcoming Titanium SDK 3.0.0 includes a new Node.js-based command line interface for building your applications, which means now in order to build the SDK from source, you will need to have Node.js installed. 1. Install Node.js from http://nodejs.org. 2. You can now proceed with building the same as before. Please let us know if […]

Node.js for ACS Public Developer Preview

Bring on the Node.js code! For the past few weeks we’ve been running an internal developer preview of Node.js hosting on Appcelerator Cloud Services, which we call Node.ACS. This allows developers to code server side apps in familiar JavaScript, then deploy them into the ACS cloud. Just like with the rest of the ACS features, […]
 
 

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