Haibu Drone's Little Shell
What is Carapace
Carapace is an process wrapper for Node.js applications that is part of the Haibu Network. Carapace also provides a plugin system to simplify deployment and development of applications.
What can I do with Carapace?
By utilizing Carapace you can help automate deployments of applications into a custom environment. Combining Carapace with the Forever Daemon can allow you run the application in the environment indefinitely.
Carapace CLI Options
carapace --plugin [plugin] --[plugin] [options] application [options]
Plugin to use with the carapace instance
Option to be passed to the [plugin]
Application & Application's Options
[application] [application's CLI options]
Any options that isn't consumed by the Carapace will automatically be passed to the application
List of known plugins, and options (if any) used by them
- chdir - directory to change into
- heartbeat - time in micro-seconds between 'carapace::heartbeat' events
- coffee - spawn
- setuid - set the uid of the spawned process
- net - automatically listen on a new port if
$ [sudo] npm install haibu-carapace
All of the
carapace tests are written in vows
$ npm test