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evented I/O for v8 javascript

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events: check if _events is an own property

Without this check it is possible to have the _events object shared
amongst instances.

Fixes #7157

Signed-off-by: Trevor Norris <>
latest commit 2c6b424829
Vladimir Kurchatkin vkurchatkin authored trevnorris committed
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Octocat-spinner-32 lib events: check if _events is an own property
Octocat-spinner-32 src fs: return blksize on stats object
Octocat-spinner-32 test events: check if _events is an own property
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Evented I/O for V8 javascript.

To build:

Prerequisites (Unix only):

* GCC 4.2 or newer
* Python 2.6 or 2.7
* GNU Make 3.81 or newer
* libexecinfo (FreeBSD and OpenBSD only)


make install

With libicu i18n support:

svn checkout --force --revision 214189 \ \
./configure --with-icu-path=deps/v8/third_party/icu46/icu.gyp
make install

If your python binary is in a non-standard location or has a non-standard name, run the following instead:

export PYTHON=/path/to/python
$PYTHON ./configure
make install

Prerequisites (Windows only):

* Python 2.6 or 2.7
* Visual Studio 2010 or 2012


vcbuild nosign

You can download pre-built binaries for various operating systems from The Windows and OS X installers will prompt you for the location to install to. The tarballs are self-contained; you can extract them to a local directory with:

tar xzf /path/to/node-<version>-<platform>-<arch>.tar.gz

Or system-wide with:

cd /usr/local && tar --strip-components 1 -xzf \

To run the tests:


make test


vcbuild test

To build the documentation:

make doc

To read the documentation:

man doc/node.1

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