a node.js boilerplate using express, socket.io, mongooose, jquery.mobile & html 5 mobile/web application.
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node-plates

a node.js boilerplate using express, socket.io, mongooose, jquery.mobile & html 5 mobile/web application.

Installation

$ npm install node-plates

Usage

$ node server.js
$ node server.js -m  use jquery mobile
$ node server.js -w, use website html 5 boilerplate
$ node server.js -c, use client side templating
$ node server.js -s, use server side templating
$ node server.js -a, display article content
$ node server.js -x, use external storage for sessions/registrations/articles using mongoDb

Dependencies

Requires mongoDb via mongoose in order to use the scale option -x

Run mongodb before starting node-plates using the following; where some_data_path is your path to a mongoDb instance data folder. Will throw an 'error connecting to database' if not running..

$ mongod --dbpath some_data_path

Current setup includes

  • Environment cascading configuration files using konphyg
  • Environment based module load
  • Express; with some best practices in place such as:
  • [Error handling with error middleware]
  • [Routes seperated into modules and exported]
  • [Content Negotiation]
  • Route middleware
  • Express production configuration
  • Configuring session stores using konphyg for:
  • In memory
  • Mongo
  • Redis
  • Couch
  • Memcache
  • Supporting multiple view engines using consolidate.js
  • Templating using dust.js
  • Server side templating using dust.js
  • Client side templating using dust.js; with pre-compilation or client side compilation
  • JQuery Mobile template
  • Html5 boilerplate template
  • Using Backbone.js for cleaner javascript
  • Socket.io
  • Socket.io handshake with express using configurable sessions
  • Socket.io production configuration
  • Forms authentication via SSL TLS for secure login/my account pages
  • In/out of process storage
  • scale article content, registrations and sessions using mongoDb
  • will default to using NStore; an in process key/value store for article content, registrations and sessions