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[email protected] and -rc.2 and other Adventures in Nodeland - Issue #20

Matteo Collina
Matteo Collina
Hi Folks, this week I’m in the mountains with my family :)! I’ve been a bit late in preparing everything for this issue that sum up last week… I hope you will like it nevertheless! There might be a lighter issue next week.. we’ll see!7

In the mountains above Cortina d'Ampezzo
In the mountains above Cortina d'Ampezzo
We finally released the first (and second) release candidates of Pino v7. It includes a new transport system built on top of worker threads. Check it out!
Release v7.0.0-rc.1 · pinojs/pino · GitHub
As I said we also released [email protected] because… we found a bad bug that would make your “demo” processes not work. I ended up extending on-exit-leak-free to hook into beforeExit as well as exit. Read up if you are curious:
Make sure that the main thread stays alive to process stdout. by mcollina · Pull Request #1075 · pinojs/pino · GitHub
Last week I spent some time tracking a mysterious bug that increased the time taken to run my tests by 10 seconds. It turns out it was an uncleared timer in case of an error. I’m really glad I was able to solve this nasty bug:
always clear the connectTimeout by mcollina · Pull Request #896 · nodejs/undici · GitHub
I really like Vite and the speed of development it brings to frontend dev… guess what will happen when Bryce combine it with Elevently?
Eleventy plus Vite = elite |
Would you like to transform Markdown? This article sparkled my curiosity and I wanted to build a new static web site generator!
Transforming Markdown with Remark & Rehype
My friends at NodeSource have just released the SaaS version of N|Solid! Wow, this was a very big change for them! Check it out:
Chief Software Architect
We are delighted to announce the appointment of @matteocollina as Chief Software Architect. This new position illustrates NearForm’s commitment to bridging the gap between the large #JavaScript and #Nodejs ecosystems and our clients.
I got promoted to Chief Software Architect. I’m not sure how this will change things long term, but I’m hiring a Node.js Core Engineer for my team. If you are interested, check out
Here from the mountains I can only reflect and be thankful for everything the Node.js and JavaScript communities brought to my life. Thank to you all.
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Matteo Collina
Matteo Collina @matteocollina

I write about my journey as a core contributor of Node.js, as an author and a maintainer of many modules - including Fastify and Pino. In addition, I speak at conferences, and I will add links to all my talks in case you missed one.

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