Node v0.6.8

Fri, 20 Jan 2012 03:59:53 UTC - Isaac Schlueter - release

2012.01.19, Version 0.6.8 (stable)

  • Update V8 to 3.6.6.19

  • Numeric key hash collision fix for V8 (Erik Corry, Fedor Indutny)

  • Add missing TTY key translations for F1-F5 on Windows (Brandon Benvie)

  • path.extname bugfix with . and .. paths (Bert Belder)

  • cluster: don't always kill the master on uncaughtException (Ben Noordhuis)

  • Update npm to 1.1.0-2 (isaacs)

  • typed arrays: set class name (Ben Noordhuis)

  • zlib binding cleanup (isaacs, Bert Belder)

  • dgram: use slab memory allocator (Michael Bernstein)

  • fix segfault #2473

  • #2521 60% improvement in fs.stat on Windows (Igor Zinkovsky)

Source Code: http://nodejs.org/dist/v0.6.8/node-v0.6.8.tar.gz</a></p>

Windows Installer: http://nodejs.org/dist/v0.6.8/node-v0.6.8.msi</a></p>

Macintosh Installer: http://nodejs.org/dist/v0.6.8/node-v0.6.8.pkg</a></p>

Website: http://nodejs.org/docs/v0.6.8/</a></p>

Documentation: http://nodejs.org/docs/v0.6.8/api/</a></p>

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