Node v0.5.0 (Unstable)

Wed, 06 Jul 2011 09:23:17 UTC - ryandahl - release

2011.07.05, Version 0.5.0 (unstable)

  • New non-default libuv backend to support IOCP on Windows. Use --use-uv to enable.

  • deprecate http.cat

  • docs improved.

  • add child_process.fork

  • add fs.utimes() and fs.futimes() support (Ben Noordhuis)

  • add process.uptime() (Tom Huges)

  • add path.relative (Tony Huang)

  • add os.getNetworkInterfaces()

  • add remoteAddress and remotePort for client TCP connections (Brian White)

  • add secureOptions flag, setting ciphers, SSL_OP_CRYPTOPRO_TLSEXT_BUG to TLS (Theo Schlossnagle)

  • add process.arch (Nathan Rajlich)

  • add reading/writing of floats and doubles from/to buffers (Brian White)

  • Allow script to be read from stdin

  • #477 add Buffer::fill method to do memset (Konstantin Käfer)

  • #573 Diffie-Hellman support to crypto module (Håvard Stranden)

  • #695 add 'hex' encoding to buffer (isaacs)

  • #851 Update how REPLServer uses contexts (Ben Weaver)

  • #853 add fs.lchow, fs.lchmod, fs.fchmod, fs.fchown (isaacs)

  • #889 Allow to remove all EventEmitter listeners at once (Felix Geisendörfer)

  • #926 OpenSSL NPN support (Fedor Indutny)

  • #955 Change ^C handling in REPL (isaacs)

  • #979 add support for Unix Domain Sockets to HTTP (Mark Cavage)

  • #1173 #1170 add AMD, asynchronous module definition (isaacs)

  • DTrace probes: support X-Forwarded-For (Dave Pacheco) Download: http://nodejs.org/dist/node-v0.5.0.tar.gz

    Website: http://nodejs.org/docs/v0.5.0/

    Documentation: http://nodejs.org/docs/v0.5.0/api/

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