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2012.02.14, Version 0.7.4 (unstable)
* Upgrade V8 to 3.9.5
* Upgrade npm to 1.1.1
* build: Detect host_arch better (Karl Skomski)
* debugger: export `debug_port` to `process` (Fedor Indutny)
* api docs: CSS bug fixes (isaacs)
* build: use -fPIC for native addons on UNIX (Nathan Rajlich)
* Re-add top-level v8::Locker (Marcel Laverdet)
* Move images out of the dist tarballs (isaacs)
* libuv: Remove uv_export and uv_import (Ben Noordhuis)
* build: Support x64 build on Windows (Igor Zinkovsky)
2012.02.07, Version 0.7.3 (unstable), 99059aad8d654acda4abcfaa68df182b50f2ec90
* Upgrade V8 to 3.9.2
* Revert support for isolates. (Ben Noordhuis)
* cluster: Cleanup docs, event handling, and process.disconnect (Andreas Madsen)
* gyp_addon: link with node.lib on Windows (Nathan Rajlich)
* http: fix case where http-parser is freed twice (koichik)
* Windows: disable RTTI and exceptions (Bert Belder)
2012.02.01, Version 0.7.2 (unstable), ec79acb3a6166e30f0bf271fbbfda1fb575b3321
* Update V8 to 3.8.9
* Support for sharing streams across Isolates (Igor Zinkovsky)
* #2636 - Fix case where http_parsers are freed too early (koichik)
* url: Support for IPv6 addresses in URLs (Łukasz Walukiewicz)
* child_process: Add disconnect() method to child processes (Andreas Madsen)
* fs: add O_EXCL support, exclusive open file (Ben Noordhuis)
* fs: more specific error messages (Tj Holowaychuk)
* tty: emit 'unknown' key event if key sequence not found (Dan VerWeire, Nathan Rajlich)
* build: compile release build too if BUILDTYPE=Debug (Ben Noordhuis)
* module: fix --debug-brk on symlinked scripts (Fedor Indutny)
* zlib: fix `Failed to set dictionary` issue (Fedor Indutny)
* waf: predict target arch for OS X (Fedor Indutny)
2012.01.23, Version 0.7.1 (unstable), a74354735ab5d5b0fa35a1e4ff7e653757d2069b
* Update V8 to 3.8.8
* Install node-waf by default (Fedor Indutny)
* crypto: Add ability to turn off PKCS padding (Ingmar Runge)
* v8: implement VirtualMemory class on SunOS (Ben Noordhuis)
* Add cluster.setupMaster (Andreas Madsen)
* move `path.exists*` to `fs.exists*` (Maciej Małecki)
* typed arrays: set class name (Ben Noordhuis)
* libuv bug fixes (Igor Zinkovsky, Ben Noordhuis, Dan VerWeire)
2012.01.16, Version 0.7.0 (unstable), 9cc55dca6f67a6096c858b841c677b0593404321
* Upgrade V8 to 3.8.6
* Use GYP build system on unix (Ben Noordhuis)
* Experimenetal isolates support (Ben Noordhuis)
* Improvements to Cluster API (Andreas Madsen)
* Use isolates for internal debugger (Fedor Indutny)
* Bug fixes
2012.02.02, Version 0.6.10 (stable)
* Update V8 to
* Add npm msysgit bash shim to msi installer (isaacs)
* buffers: fix intermittent out of bounds error (Ben Noordhuis)
* buffers: honor length argument in base64 decoder (Ben Noordhuis)
* windows: Fix path.exists regression (Bert Belder)
* Make QueryString.parse run faster (Philip Tellis)
* http: avoid freeing http-parser objects too early (koichik)
* timers: add v0.4 compatibility hack (Ben Noordhuis)
* Proper EPERM error code support (Igor Zinkovsky, Brandon Philips)
* dgram: Implement udp multicast methods on windows (Bert Belder)
2012.01.27, Version 0.6.9 (stable), f19e20d33f57c4d2853aaea7d2724d44f3b0012f
* dgram: Bring back missing functionality for Unix (Dan VerWeire, Roman Shtylman, Ben Noordhuis)
- Note: Windows UDP support not yet complete.
* http: Fix parser memory leak (koichik)
* zlib: Fix #2365 crashes on invalid input (Nicolas LaCasse)
* module: fix --debug-brk on symlinked scripts (Fedor Indutny)
* Documentation Restyling (Matthew Fitzsimmons)
* Update npm to 1.1.0-3 (isaacs)
* Windows: fix regression in stat() calls to C:\ (Bert Belder)
2012.01.19, Version 0.6.8 (stable), d18cebaf8a7ac701dabd71a3aa4eb0571db6a645
* Update V8 to
* 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)
2012.01.06, Version 0.6.7 (stable), d5a189acef14a851287ee555f7a39431fe276e1c
* V8 hash collision fix (Breaks MIPS) (Bert Belder, Erik Corry)
* Upgrade V8 to
* Upgrade npm to 1.1.0-beta-10 (isaacs)
* many doc updates (Ben Noordhuis, Jeremy Martin, koichik, Dave Irvine,
Seong-Rak Choi, Shannen, Adam Malcontenti-Wilson, koichik)
* Fix segfault in
* dgram, timers: fix memory leaks (Ben Noordhuis, Yoshihiro Kikuchi)
* repl: fix repl.start not passing the `ignoreUndefined` arg (Damon Oehlman)
* #1980: Socket.pause null reference when called on a closed Stream (koichik)
* #2263: XMLHttpRequest piped in a writable file stream hang (koichik)
* #2069: http resource leak (koichik)
* buffer.readInt global pollution fix (Phil Sung)
* timers: fix performance regression (Ben Noordhuis)
* #2308, #2246: node swallows openssl error on request (koichik)
* #2114: timers: remove _idleTimeout from item in .unenroll() (James Hartig)
* #2379: debugger: Request backtrace w/o refs (Fedor Indutny)
* simple DTrace ustack helper (Dave Pacheco)
* crypto: rewrite HexDecode without snprintf (Roman Shtylman)
* crypto: don't ignore DH init errors (Ben Noordhuis)
2011.12.14, Version 0.6.6
* npm update to 1.1.0-beta-4 (Isaac Z. Schlueter)
* cli: fix output of --help (Ben Noordhuis)
* new website
* pause/resume semantics for stdin (Isaac Z. Schlueter)
* Travis CI integration (Maciej Małecki)
* child_process: Fix bug regarding closed stdin (Ben Noordhuis)
* Enable upgrades in MSI. (Igor Zinkovsky)
* net: Fixes memory leak (Ben Noordhuis)
* fs: handle fractional or NaN ReadStream buffer size (Ben Noordhuis)
* crypto: fix memory leaks in PBKDF2 error path (Ben Noordhuis)
2011.12.04, Version 0.6.5 (stable), 6cc94db653a2739ab28e33b2d6a63c51bd986a9f
* npm workaround Windows antivirus software (isaacs)
* Upgrade V8 to
2011.12.02, Version 0.6.4 (stable), 9170077f13e5e5475b23d1d3c2e7f69bfe139727
* doc improvements (Kyle Young, Tim Oxley, Roman Shtylman, Mathias Bynens)
* upgrade bundled npm (Isaac Schlueter)
* polish Windows installer (Igor Zinkovsky, Isaac Schlueter)
* punycode: upgrade to v0.2.1 (Mathias Bynens)
* build: add –without-npm flag to configure script
* sys: deprecate module some more, print stack trace if NODE_DEBUG=sys
* cli: add -p switch, prints result of –eval
* #1997: fix Blowfish ECB encryption and decryption (Ingmar Runge)
* #2223: fix socket ‘close’ event being emitted twice
* #2224: fix RSS memory usage > 4 GB reporting (Russ Bradberry)
* #2225: fix util.inspect() object stringification bug (Nathan Rajlich)
2011.11.25, Version 0.6.3 (stable), b159c6d62e5756d3f8847419d29c6959ea288b56
* #2083 Land NPM in Node. It is included in packages/installers and installed
on `make install`.
* #2076 Add logos to windows installer.
* #1711 Correctly handle http requests without headers. (Ben Noordhuis,
Felix Geisendörfer)
* TLS: expose more openssl SSL context options and constants. (Ben Noordhuis)
* #2177 Windows: don't kill UDP socket when a packet fails to reach its
destination. (Bert Belder)
* Windows: support paths longer than 260 characters. (Igor Zinkovsky)
* Windows: correctly resolve drive-relative paths. (Bert Belder)
* #2166 Don't leave file descriptor open after lchmod. (Isaac Schlueter)
* #2084 Add OS X .pkg build script to make file.
* #2160 Documentation improvements. (Ben Noordhuis)
2011.11.18, Version 0.6.2 (stable), a4402f0b2e410b19375a1d5c5fb7fe7f66f3c7f8
* doc improvements (Artur Adib, Trevor Burnham, Ryan Emery, Trent Mick)
* timers: remember extra setTimeout() arguments when timeout==0
* punycode: use Mathias Bynens's punycode library, it's more compliant
* repl: improved tab completion (Ryan Emery)
* buffer: fix range checks in .writeInt() functions (Lukasz Walukiewicz)
* tls: make cipher list configurable
* addons: make Buffer and ObjectWrap visible to Windows add-ons (Bert Belder)
* crypto: add PKCS#1 a.k.a RSA public key verification support
* windows: fix stdout writes when redirected to nul
* sunos: fix build on Solaris and Illumos
* Upgrade V8 to
2011.11.11, Version 0.6.1 (stable), 170f2addb2dd0c625bc4a6d461e89a31ad68b79b
* doc improvements (Eric Lovett, Ben Noordhuis, Scott Anderson, Yoji SHIDARA)
* crypto: make thread-safe (Ben Noordhuis)
* fix process.kill error object
* debugger: correctly handle source with multi-byte characters (Shigeki Ohtsu)
* make stdout and stderr non-destroyable (Igor Zinkovsky)
* fs: don't close uninitialized handle (Ben Noordhuis)
* #2026 fix man page install on BSDs (Ben Noordhuis)
* #2040 fix unrecognized errno assert in uv_err_name
* #2043 fs: mkdir() should call callback if mode is omitted
* #2045 fs: fix fs.realpath on windows to return on error (Benjamin Pasero)
* #2047 minor cluster improvements
* #2052 readline get window columns correctly
* Upgrade V8 to
2011.11.04, Version 0.6.0 (stable), 865b077819a9271a29f982faaef99dc635b57fbc
* print undefined on undefined values in REPL (Nathan Rajlich)
* doc improvements (koichik, seebees, bnoordhuis,
Maciej Małecki, Jacob Kragh)
* support native addon loading in windows (Bert Belder)
* rename getNetworkInterfaces() to networkInterfaces() (bnoordhuis)
* add pending accepts knob for windows (igorzi)
* http.request(url.parse(x)) (seebees)
* #1929 zlib Respond to 'resume' events properly (isaacs)
* stream.pipe: Remove resume and pause events
* test fixes for windows (igorzi)
* build system improvements (bnoordhuis)
* #1936 tls: does not emit 'end' from EncryptedStream (koichik)
* #758 tls: add address(), remoteAddress/remotePort
* #1399 http: emit Error object after .abort() (bnoordhuis)
* #1999 fs: make mkdir() default to 0777 permissions (bnoordhuis)
* #2001 fix pipe error codes
* #2002 Socket.write should reset timeout timer
* stdout and stderr are blocking when associated with file too.
* remote debugger support on windows (Bert Belder)
* convenience methods for zlib (Matt Robenolt)
* process.kill support on windows (igorzi)
* process.uptime() support on windows (igorzi)
* Return IPv4 addresses before IPv6 addresses from getaddrinfo
* util.inspect improvements (Nathan Rajlich)
* cluster module api changes
* Downgrade V8 to
2011.10.21, Version 0.5.10 (unstable), 220e61c1f65bf4db09699fcf6399c0809c0bc446
* Remove cmake build system, support for Cygwin, legacy code base,
process.ENV, process.ARGV, process.memoryUsage().vsize, os.openOSHandle
* Documentation improvments (Igor Zinkovsky, Bert Belder, Ilya Dmitrichenko,
koichik, Maciej Małecki, Guglielmo Ferri, isaacs)
* Performance improvements (Daniel Ennis, Bert Belder, Ben Noordhuis)
* Long process.title support (Ben Noordhuis)
* net: register net.Server callback only once (Simen Brekken)
* net: fix connect queue bugs (Ben Noordhuis)
* debugger: fix backtrace err handling (Fedor Indutny)
* Use getaddrinfo instead of c-ares for dns.lookup
* Emit 'end' from crypto streams on close
* #1902 buffer: use NO_NULL_TERMINATION flag (koichik)
* #1907 http: Added support for HTTP PATCH verb (Thomas Parslow)
* #1644 add GetCPUInfo on windows (Karl Skomski)
* #1484, #1834, #1482, #771 Don't use a separate context for the repl.
* #1882 zlib Update 'availOutBefore' value, and test (isaacs)
* #1888 child_process.fork: don't modify args (koichik)
* #1516 tls: requestCert unusable with Firefox and Chrome (koichik)
* #1467 tls: The TLS API is inconsistent with the TCP API (koichik)
* #1894 net: fix error handling in listen() (koichik)
* #1860 console.error now goes through uv_tty_t
* Upgrade V8 to 3.7.0
* Upgrade GYP to r1081
2011.10.10, Version 0.5.9 (unstable)
* interface backed by kqueue, inotify, and ReadDirectoryChangesW
(Igor Zinkovsky, Ben Noordhuis)
* add dns.resolveTxt (Christian Tellnes)
* Remove legacy http library (Ben Noordhuis)
* child_process.fork returns and works on Windows. Allows passing handles.
(Igor Zinkovsky, Bert Belder)
* #1774 Lint and clean up for --harmony_block_scoping (Tyler Larson, Colton
* #1813 Fix ctrl+c on Windows (Bert Belder)
* #1844 unbreak --use-legacy (Ben Noordhuis)
* process.stderr now goes through libuv. Both process.stdout and
process.stderr are blocking when referencing a TTY.
* net_uv performance improvements (Ben Noordhuis, Bert Belder)
2011.09.30, Version 0.5.8 (unstable), 7cc17a0cea1d25188c103745a7d0c24375e3a609
* zlib bindings (isaacs)
* Windows supports TTY ANSI escape codes (Bert Belder)
* Debugger improvements (Fedor Indutny)
* crypto: look up SSL errors with ERR_print_errors() (Ben Noordhuis)
* dns callbacks go through MakeCallback now
* Raise an error when a malformed package.json file is found. (Ben Leslie)
* buffers: handle bad length argument in constructor (Ben Noordhuis)
* #1726, unref process.stdout
* Doc improvements (Ben Noordhuis, Fedor Indutny, koichik)
* Upgrade libuv to fe18438
2011.09.16, Version 0.5.7 (unstable), 558241166c4f3c516e5a448e676db0b57119212f
* Upgrade V8 to 3.6.4
* Improve Windows compatibility
* Documentation improvements
* Debugger and REPL improvements (Fedor Indutny)
* Add legacy API support: net.Stream(fd), process.stdout.writable,
* Fix mkdir EEXIST handling (isaacs)
* Use net_uv instead of net_legacy for stdio
* Do not load readline from util.inspect
* #1673 Fix bug related to V8 context with accessors (Fedor Indutny)
* #1634 util: Fix inspection for Error (koichik)
* #1645 fs: Add positioned file writing feature to fs.WriteStream (Thomas
* #1637 fs: Unguarded fs.watchFile cache statWatchers checking fixed (Thomas
* #1695 Forward customFds to ChildProcess.spawn
* #1707 Fix hasOwnProperty security problem in querystring (isaacs)
* #1719 Drain OpenSSL error queue
2011.09.08, Version 0.5.6 (unstable)
* #345, #1635, #1648 Documentation improvements (Thomas Shinnick,
Abimanyu Raja, AJ ONeal, Koichi Kobayashi, Michael Jackson, Logan Smyth,
Ben Noordhuis)
* #650 Improve path parsing on windows (Bert Belder)
* #752 Remove headers sent check in OutgoingMessage.getHeader()
(Peter Lyons)
* #1236, #1438, #1506, #1513, #1621, #1640, #1647 Libuv-related bugs fixed
(Jorge Chamorro Bieling, Peter Bright, Luis Lavena, Igor Zinkovsky)
* #1296, #1612 crypto: Fix BIO's usage. (Koichi Kobayashi)
* #1345 Correctly set socket.remoteAddress with libuv backend (Bert Belder)
* #1429 Don't clobber quick edit mode on windows (Peter Bright)
* #1503 Make libuv backend default on unix, override with `node --use-legacy`
* #1565 Fix fs.stat for paths ending with \ on windows (Igor Zinkovsky)
* #1568 Fix x509 certificate subject parsing (Koichi Kobayashi)
* #1586 Make socket write encoding case-insensitive (Koichi Kobayashi)
* #1591, #1656, #1657 Implement fs in libuv, remove libeio and pthread-win32
dependency on windows (Igor Zinkovsky, Ben Noordhuis, Ryan Dahl,
Isaac Schlueter)
* #1592 Don't load-time link against CreateSymbolicLink on windows
(Peter Bright)
* #1601 Improve API consistency when dealing with the socket underlying a HTTP
client request (Mikeal Rogers)
* #1610 Remove DigiNotar CA from trusted list (Isaac Schlueter)
* #1617 Added some win32 os functions (Karl Skomski)
* #1624 avoid buffer overrun with 'binary' encoding (Koichi Kobayashi)
* #1633 make Buffer.write() always set _charsWritten (Koichi Kobayashi)
* #1644 Windows: set executables to be console programs (Peter Bright)
* #1651 improve inspection for sparse array (Koichi Kobayashi)
* #1672 set .code='ECONNRESET' on socket hang up errors (Ben Noordhuis)
* Add test case for foaf+ssl client certificate (Niclas Hoyer)
* Added RPATH environment variable to override run-time library paths
(Ashok Mudukutore)
* Added TLS client-side session resumption support (Sean Cunningham)
* Added additional properties to getPeerCertificate (Nathan Rixham,
Niclas Hoyer)
* Don't eval repl command twice when an error is thrown (Nathan Rajlich)
* Improve util.isDate() (Nathan Rajlich)
* Improvements in libuv backend and bindings, upgrade libuv to
* Show warning when using lib/sys.js (Maciej Malecki)
* Support plus sign in url protocol (Maciej Malecki)
* Upgrade V8 to 3.6.2
2011.08.26, Version 0.5.5 (unstable), d2d53d4bb262f517a227cc178a1648094ba54c20
* typed arrays, implementation from Plesk
* fix IP multicast on SunOS
* fix DNS lookup order: IPv4 first, IPv6 second (--use-uv only)
* remove support for UNIX datagram sockets (--use-uv only)
* UDP support for Windows (Bert Belder)
* #1572 improve tab completion for objects in the REPL (Nathan Rajlich)
* #1563 fix buffer overflow in child_process module (reported by Dean McNamee)
* #1546 fix performance regression in http module (reported by Brian Geffon)
* #1491 add PBKDF2 crypto support (Glen Low)
* #1447 remove deprecated function (Mikeal Rogers)
* #1140 fix incorrect dispatch of vm.runInContext's filename argument
(Antranig Basman)
* #1140 document vm.runInContext() and vm.createContext() (Antranig Basman)
* #1428 fix os.freemem() on 64 bits freebsd (Artem Zaytsev)
* #1164 make all DNS lookups async, fixes uncatchable exceptions
(Koichi Kobayashi)
* fix incorrect ssl shutdown check (Tom Hughes)
* various cmake fixes (Tom Hughes)
* improved documentation (Koichi Kobayashi, Logan Smyth, Fedor Indutny,
Mikeal Rogers, Maciej Małecki, Antranig Basman, Mickaël Delahaye)
* upgrade libuv to commit 835782a
* upgrade V8 to 3.5.8
2011.08.12, Version 0.5.4 (unstable), cfba1f59224ff8602c3fe9145181cad4c6df89a9
* libuv/Windows compatibility improvements
* Build on Microsoft Visual Studio via GYP. Use generate-projects.bat in the
to build sln files. (Peter Bright, Igor Zinkovsky)
* Make Mikeal's HTTP agent client the default. Use old HTTP client with
* Fixes https host header default port handling. (Mikeal Rogers)
* #1440 strip byte order marker when loading *.js and *.json files
(Ben Noordhuis)
* #1434 Improve util.format() compatibility with browser. (Koichi Kobayashi)
* Provide unchecked uint entry points for integer
methods. (Robert Mustacchi)
* CMake improvements (Tom Huges)
* Upgrade V8 to 3.5.4.
2011.08.01, Version 0.5.3 (unstable), 4585330afef44ddfb6a4054bd9b0f190b352628b
* Fix crypto encryption/decryption with Base64. (SAWADA Tadashi)
* #243 Add an optional length argument to Buffer.write() (koichik)
* #657 convert nonbuffer data to string in fs.writeFile/Sync
(Daniel Pihlström)
* Add process.features, remove process.useUV (Ben Noordhuis)
* #324 Fix crypto hmac to accept binary keys + add test cases from rfc 2202
and 4231 (Stefan Bühler)
* Add Socket::bytesRead, Socket::bytesWritten (Alexander Uvarov)
* #572 Don't print result of --eval in CLI (Ben Noordhuis)
* #1223 Fix http.ClientRequest crashes if end() was called twice (koichik)
* #1383 Emit 'close' after all connections have closed (Felix Geisendörfer)
* Add sprintf-like util.format() function (Ben Noordhuis)
* Add support for TLS SNI (Fedor Indutny)
* New http agent implementation. Off by default the command line flag
--use-http2 will enable it. "make test-http2" will run the tests
for the new implementation. (Mikeal Rogers)
* Revert AMD compatibility. (isaacs)
* Windows: improvements, child_process support.
* Remove pkg-config file.
* Fix startup time regressions.
* doc improvements
2011.07.22, Version 0.5.2 (unstable), 08ffce1a00dde1199174b390a64a90b60768ddf5
* libuv improvements; named pipe support
* #1242 check for SSL_COMP_get_compression_methods() (Ben Noordhuis)
* #1348 remove require.paths (isaacs)
* #1349 Delimit NODE_PATH with ; on Windows (isaacs)
* #1335 Remove EventEmitter from C++
* #1357 Load json files with require() (isaacs)
* #1374 fix setting ServerResponse.statusCode in writeHead (Trent Mick)
* Fixed: GC was being run too often.
* Upgrade V8 to 3.4.14
* doc improvements
2011.07.14, Version 0.5.1 (unstable), f8bfa54d0fa509f9242637bef2869a1b1e842ec8
* #1233 Fix os.totalmem on FreeBSD amd64 (Artem Zaytsev)
* #1149 IDNA and Punycode support in url.parse
(Jeremy Selier, Ben Noordhuis, isaacs)
* Export $CC and $CXX to uv and V8's build systems
* Include pthread-win32 static libraries in build (Igor Zinkovsky)
* #1199, #1094 Fix fs can't handle large file on 64bit platform (koichik)
* #1281 Make require a public member of module (isaacs)
* #1303 Stream.pipe returns the destination (Elijah Insua)
* #1229 Addons should not -DEV_MULTIPLICITY=0 (Brian White)
* libuv backend improvements
* Upgrade V8 to 3.4.10
2011.07.05, Version 0.5.0 (unstable), ae7ed8482ea7e53c59acbdf3cf0e0a0ae9d792cd
* New non-default libuv backend to support IOCP on Windows.
Use --use-uv to enable.
* deprecate
* docs improved.
* add child_process.fork
* add fs.utimes() and fs.futimes() support (Ben Noordhuis)
* add process.uptime() (Tom Huges)
* add path.relative (Tony Huang)
* add os.getNetworkInterfaces()
* add remoteAddress and remotePort for client TCP connections
(Brian White)
* add secureOptions flag, setting ciphers,
* add process.arch (Nathan Rajlich)
* add reading/writing of floats and doubles from/to buffers (Brian White)
* Allow script to be read from stdin
* #477 add Buffer::fill method to do memset (Konstantin Käfer)
* #573 Diffie-Hellman support to crypto module (Håvard Stranden)
* #695 add 'hex' encoding to buffer (isaacs)
* #851 Update how REPLServer uses contexts (Ben Weaver)
* #853 add fs.lchow, fs.lchmod, fs.fchmod, fs.fchown (isaacs)
* #889 Allow to remove all EventEmitter listeners at once
(Felix Geisendörfer)
* #926 OpenSSL NPN support (Fedor Indutny)
* #955 Change ^C handling in REPL (isaacs)
* #979 add support for Unix Domain Sockets to HTTP (Mark Cavage)
* #1173 #1170 add AMD, asynchronous module definition (isaacs)
* DTrace probes: support X-Forwarded-For (Dave Pacheco)
2011.09.15, Version 0.4.12 (stable)
* Improve docs
* #1563 overflow in ChildProcess custom_fd.
* #1569, parse error on multi-line HTTP headers. (Ben Noordhuis)
* #1586 net: Socket write encoding case sensitivity (koichik)
* #1610 Remove DigiNotar CA from trusted list (isaacs)
* #1624 buffer: Avoid overrun with 'binary' encoding. (koichik)
* #1633 buffer: write() should always set _charsWritten. (koichik)
* #1707 hasOwnProperty usage security hole in querystring (isaacs)
* #1719 Drain OpenSSL error queue
* Fix error reporting in net.Server.listen
2011.08.17, Version 0.4.11 (stable), a745d19ce7d1c0e3778371af4f0346be70cf2c8e
* #738 Fix crypto encryption/decryption with Base64. (SAWADA Tadashi)
* #1202 net.createConnection defer DNS lookup error events to next tick
(Ben Noordhuis)
* #1374 fix setting ServerResponse.statusCode in writeHead (Trent Mick)
* #1417 Fix http.ClientRequest crashes if end() was called twice
* #1497 querystring: Replace 'in' test with 'hasOwnProperty' (isaacs)
* #1546 http perf improvement
* fix memleak in libeio (Tom Hughes)
* cmake improvements (Tom Hughes)
* fix incorrect sizeof() (Tom Hughes)
* Windows/cygwin: no more GetConsoleTitleW errors on XP (Bert Belder)
* Doc improvments (koichik, Logan Smyth, Ben Noordhuis, Arnout Kazemier)
2011.07.19, Version 0.4.10 (stable)
* #394 Fix Buffer drops last null character in UTF-8
* #829 Backport r8577 from V8 (Ben Noordhuis)
* #877 Don't wait for HTTP Agent socket pool to establish connections.
* #915 Find kqueue on FreeBSD correctly (Brett Kiefer)
* #1085 HTTP: Fix race in abort/dispatch code (Stefan Rusu)
* #1274 debugger improvement (Yoshihiro Kikuchi)
* #1291 Properly respond to HEAD during end(body) hot path (Reid Burke)
* #1304 TLS: Fix race in abort/connection code (Stefan Rusu)
* #1360 Allow _ in url hostnames.
* Revert 37d529f8 - unbreaks debugger command parsing.
* Bring back global execScript
* Doc improvements
2011.06.29, Version 0.4.9 (stable)
* Improve documentation
* #1095 error handling bug in stream.pipe() (Felix Geisendörfer)
* #1097 Fix a few leaks in (Ben Noordhuis)
* #562 #1078 Parse file:// urls properly (Ryan Petrello)
* #880 Option to disable SSLv2 (Jérémy Lal)
* #1087 Disabling SSL compression disabled with early OpenSSLs.
* #1144 debugger: don't allow users to input non-valid commands
(Siddharth Mahendraker)
* Perf improvement for util.inherits
* #1166 Support for signature verification with RSA/DSA public keys
(Mark Cavage)
* #1177 Remove node_modules lookup optimization to better support
nested project structures (Mathias Buus)
* #1203 Add missing scope.Close to fs.sendfileSync
* #1187 Support multiple 'link' headers
* #1196 Fix -e/--eval can't load module from node_modules (Koichi Kobayashi)
* Upgrade V8 to, upgrade http-parser.
2011.05.20, Version 0.4.8 (stable), 7dd22c26e4365698dc3efddf138c4d399cb912c8
* #974 Properly report traceless errors (isaacs)
* #983 Better JSON.parse error detection in REPL (isaacs)
* #836 Agent socket errors bubble up to req only if req exists
* #1041 Fix event listener leak check timing (koichik)
* #1038 Fix dns.resolve() with 'PTR' throws Error: Unknown type "PTR"
* #1073 Share SSL context between server connections (Fedor Indutny)
* Disable compression with OpenSSL. Improves memory perf.
* Implement os.totalmem() and os.freemem() for SunOS (Alexandre Marangone)
* Fix a special characters in URL regression (isaacs)
* Fix idle timeouts in HTTPS (Felix Geisendörfer)
* SlowBuffer.write() with 'ucs2' throws ReferenceError. (koichik)
* http.ServerRequest 'close' sometimes gets an error argument
(Felix Geisendörfer)
* Doc improvements
* cleartextstream.destroy() should close(2) the socket. Previously was being
mapped to a shutdown(2) syscall.
* No longer compile out asserts and debug statements in normal build.
* Debugger improvements.
* Upgrade V8 to
2011.04.22, Version 0.4.7 (stable)
* Don't emit error on ECONNRESET from read() #670
* Fix: Multiple pipes to the same stream were broken #929
(Felix Geisendörfer)
* URL parsing/formatting corrections #954 (isaacs)
* make it possible to do repl.start('', stream) (Wade Simmons)
* Add os.loadavg for SunOS (Robert Mustacchi)
* Fix timeouts with floating point numbers #897 (Jorge Chamorro Bieling)
* Improve docs.
2011.04.13, Version 0.4.6 (stable)
* Don't error on ENOTCONN from shutdown() #670
* Auto completion of built-in debugger suggests prefix match rather than
partial match. (koichik)
* circular reference in vm modules. #822 (Jakub Lekstan)
* http response.readable should be false after 'end' #867 (Abe Fettig)
* Implement os.cpus() and os.uptime() on Solaris (Scott McWhirter)
* fs.ReadStream: Allow omission of end option for range reads #801
(Felix Geisendörfer)
* Buffer.write() with UCS-2 should not be write partial char
#916 (koichik)
* Pass secureProtocol through on tls.Server creation (Theo Schlossnagle)
* TLS use RC4-SHA by default
* Don't strangely drop out of event loop on HTTPS client uploads #892
* Doc improvements
* Upgrade v8 to
2011.04.01, Version 0.4.5 (stable)
* Fix listener leak in stream.pipe() (Mikeal Rogers)
* Retain buffers in GH-814 (Jorge Chamorro Bieling)
* TLS performance improvements
* SlowBuffer.prototype.slice bug GH-843
* process.stderr.write should return true
* Immediate pause/resume race condition GH-535 (isaacs)
* Set default host header properly GH-721 (isaacs)
* Upgrade V8 to
2011.03.26, Version 0.4.4 (stable), 25122b986a90ba0982697b7abcb0158c302a1019
* CryptoStream.end shouldn't throw if not writable GH-820
* Drop out if connection destroyed before connect() GH-819
* expose https.Agent
* Correctly setsid in GH-815
* Bug fix for failed buffer construction
* Added support for removing .once listeners (GH-806)
* Upgrade V8 to
2011.03.18, Version 0.4.3 (stable), c095ce1a1b41ca015758a713283bf1f0bd41e4c4
* Don't decrease server connection counter again if destroy() is called more
than once GH-431 (Andreas Reich, Anders Conbere)
* Documentation improvements (koichik)
* Fix bug with setMaxListeners GH-682
* Start up memory footprint improvement. (Tom Hughes)
* Solaris improvements.
* Buffer::Length(Buffer*) should not invoke itself recursively GH-759 (Ben
* TLS: Advertise support for client certs GH-774 (Theo Schlossnagle)
* HTTP Agent bugs: GH-787, GH-784, GH-803.
* Don't call GetMemoryUsage every 5 seconds.
* Upgrade V8 to
2011.03.02, Version 0.4.2 (stable), 39280e1b5731f3fcd8cc42ad41b86cdfdcb6d58b
* Improve docs.
* Fix process.on edge case with signal event (Alexis Sellier)
* Pragma HTTP header comma separation
* In addition to 'aborted' emit 'close' from incoming requests
(Felix Geisendörfer)
* Fix memleak in vm.runInNewContext
* Do not cache modules that throw exceptions (Felix Geisendörfer)
* Build system changes for libnode (Aria Stewart)
* Read up the prototype of the 'env' object. (Nathan Rajlich)
* Add 'close' and 'aborted' events to Agent responses
* http: fix missing 'drain' events (Russell Haering)
* Fix process.stdout.end() throws ENOTSOCK error. (Koichi Kobayashi)
* REPL bug fixes (isaacs)
* node_modules folders should be highest priority (isaacs)
* URL parse more safely (isaacs)
* Expose errno with a string for dns/cares (Felix Geisendörfer)
* Fix tty.setWindowSize
* spawn: setuid after chdir (isaacs)
* SIGUSR1 should break the VM without delay
* Upgrade V8 to 3.1.8.
2011.02.19, Version 0.4.1 (stable), e8aef84191bc2c1ba2bcaa54f30aabde7f03769b
* Fixed field merging with progressive fields on writeHead()
(TJ Holowaychuk)
* Make the repl respect node_modules folders (isaacs)
* Fix for DNS fail in HTTP request (Richard Rodger)
* Default to port 80 for http.request and http.get.
* Improve V8 support for Cygwin (Bert Belder)
* Fix param parsing. (Felix Geisendörfer)
* Fixed null signal.
* Fix various HTTP and HTTPS bugs
* cmake improvements (Tom Hughes)
* Fix: TLS sockets should not be writable after 'end'
* Fix os.cpus() on cygwin (Brian White)
* MinGW: OpenSSL support (Bert Belder)
* Upgrade V8 to 3.1.5, libev to 4.4.
2011.02.10, Version 0.4.0 (stable)
* require() improvements (isaacs)
- understand package.json (isaacs)
- look for 'node_modules' dir
* cmake fixes (Daniel Gröber)
* http: fix buffer writes to outgoing messages (Russell Haering)
* Expose UCS-2 Encoding (Konstantin Käfer)
* Support strings for octal modes (isaacs)
* Support array-ish args to Buffer ctor (isaacs)
* cygwin and mingw improvements (Bert Belder)
* TLS improvements
* Fewer syscalls during require (Bert Belder, isaacs)
* More DTrace probes (Bryan Cantrill, Robert Mustacchi)
* 'pipe' event on pipe() (Mikeal Rogers)
* CRL support in TLS (Theo Schlossnagle)
* HTTP header manipulation methods (Tim Caswell, Charlie Robbins)
* Upgrade V8 to 3.1.2
2011.02.04, Version 0.3.8 (unstable)
* Add req.abort() for client side requests.
* Add exception.code for easy testing:
Example: if (err.code == 'EADDRINUSE');
* Add process.stderr.
* require.main is the main module. (Isaac Schlueter)
* dgram: setMulticastTTL, setMulticastLoopback and addMembership.
(Joe Walnes)
* Fix throttling in TLS connections
* Add socket.bufferSize
* MinGW improvements (Bert Belder)
* Upgrade V8 to 3.1.1
2011.01.27, Version 0.3.7 (unstable)
* Expose agent in http and https client. (Mikeal Rogers)
* Fix bug in http request's end method. (Ali Farhadi)
* MinGW: better net support (Bert Belder)
* should set FD_CLOEXEC
* DTrace probes (Bryan Cantrill)
* REPL fixes and improvements (isaacs, Bert Belder)
* Fix many bugs with legacy http.Client interface
* Deprecate process.assert. Use require('assert').ok
* Add callback parameter to socket.setTimeout(). (Ali Farhadi)
* Fixing bug in http request default encoding (Ali Farhadi)
* require: A module ID with a trailing slash must be a dir.
* Add ext_key_usage to getPeerCertificate (Greg Hughes)
* Error when child_process.exec hits maxBuffer.
* Fix option parsing in tls.connect()
* Upgrade to V8 3.0.10
2011.01.21, Version 0.3.6 (unstable), bb3e71466e5240626d9d21cf791fe43e87d90011
* REPL and other improvements on MinGW (Bert Belder)
* listen/bind errors should close net.Server
* New HTTP and HTTPS client APIs
* Upgrade V8 to 3.0.9
2011.01.16, Version 0.3.5 (unstable), b622bc6305e3c675e0edfcdbaa387d849ad0bba0
* Built-in debugger improvements.
* Add setsid, setuid, setgid options to child_process.spawn
(Isaac Schlueter)
* tty module improvements.
* Upgrade libev to 4.3, libeio to latest, c-ares to 1.7.4
* Allow third party hooks before main module load.
(See 496be457b6a2bc5b01ec13644b9c9783976159b2)
* Don't stat() on cached modules. (Felix Geisendörfer)
2011.01.08, Version 0.3.4 (unstable)
* Primordial mingw build (Bert Belder)
* HTTPS server
* Built in debugger 'node debug script.js'
* realpath files during module load (Mihai Călin Bazon)
* Rename net.Stream to net.Socket (existing name will continue to be
* Fix process.platform
2011.01.02, Version 0.3.3 (unstable), 57544ba1c54c7d0da890317deeb73076350c5647
* TLS improvements.
* url.parse(url, true) defaults query field to {} (Jeremy Martin)
* Upgrade V8 to 3.0.4
* Handle ECONNABORT properly (Theo Schlossnagle)
* Fix memory leaks (Tom Hughes)
* Add os.cpus(), os.freemem(), os.totalmem(), os.loadavg() and other
functions for OSX, Linux, and Cygwin. (Brian White)
* Fix REPL syntax error bug (GH-543), improve how REPL commands are
* Use process.stdin instead of process.openStdin().
* Disable TLS tests when node doesn't have OpenSSL.
2010.12.16, Version 0.3.2 (unstable), 4bb914bde9f3c2d6de00853353b6b8fc9c66143a
* Rip out the old (broken) TLS implementation introduce new tested
implementation and API. See docs. HTTPS not supported in this release.
* Introduce 'os' and 'tty' modules.
* Callback parameters for socket.write() and socket.connect().
* Support CNAME lookups in DNS module. (Ben Noordhuis)
* cmake support (Tom Hughes)
* 'make lint'
* oprofile support (./configure --oprofile)
* Lots of bug fixes, including:
- Memory leak in ChildProcess:Spawn(). (Tom Hughes)
- buffer.slice(0, 0)
- Global variable leaks
- clearTimeouts calling multiple times (Michael W)
- utils.inspect's detection of circular structures (Tim Cooijmans)
- Apple's threaded write()s bug (Jorge Chamorro Bieling)
- Make sure raw mode is disabled when exiting a terminal-based REPL.
(Brian White)
* Deprecate process.compile, process.ENV
* Upgrade V8 to 3.0.3, upgrade http-parser.
2010.11.16, Version 0.3.1 (unstable), ce9a54aa1fbf709dd30316af8a2f14d83150e947
* TLS improvements (Paul Querna)
- Centralize error handling in SecureStream
- Add SecurePair for handling of a ssl/tls stream.
* New documentation organization (Micheil Smith)
* allowHalfOpen TCP connections disabled by default.
* Add C++ API for constructing fast buffer from string
* Move idle timers into its own module
* Gracefully handle EMFILE and server.maxConnections
* make "node --eval" eval in the global scope.
(Jorge Chamorro Bieling)
* Let exit listeners know the exit code (isaacs)
* Handle cyclic links smarter in fs.realpath (isaacs)
* Remove node-repl (just use 'node' without args)
* Rewrite libeio After callback to use req->result instead of req->errorno
for error checking (Micheil Smith)
* Remove warning about deprecating 'sys' - too aggressive
* Make writes to process.env update the real environment. (Ben Noordhuis)
* Set FD_CLOEXEC flag on stdio FDs before spawning. (Guillaume Tuton)
* Move ev_loop out of javascript
* Switch \n with \r\n for all strings printed out.
* Added support for cross compilation (Rasmus Andersson)
* Add --profile flag to configure script, enables gprof profiling.
(Ben Noordhuis)
* writeFileSync could exhibit pathological behavior when a buffer
could not be written to the file in a single write() call.
* new path.join behavior (isaacs)
- Express desired path.join behavior in tests.
- Update fs.realpath to reflect new path.join behavior
- Update url.resolve() to use new path.join behavior.
* API: Move process.binding('evals') to require('vm')
* Fix V8 build on Cygwin (Bert Belder)
* Add ref to buffer during fs.write and
* Fix segfault on test-crypto
* Upgrade http-parser to latest and V8 to 2.5.3
2010.10.23, Version 0.3.0 (unstable) 1582cfebd6719b2d2373547994b3dca5c8c569c0
* Bugfix: Do not spin on accept() with EMFILE
* Improvements to readline.js (Trent Mick, Johan Euphrosine, Brian White)
* Safe constructors (missing 'new' doesn't segfault)
* Fix process.nextTick so thrown errors don't confuse it.
(Benjamin Thomas)
* Allow Strings for ports on net.Server.listen (Bradley Meck)
* fs bugfixes (Tj Holowaychuk, Tobie Langel, Marco Rogers, isaacs)
* http bug fixes (Fedor Indutny, Mikeal Rogers)
* Faster buffers; breaks C++ API (Tim-Smart, Stéphan Kochen)
* crypto, tls improvements (Paul Querna)
* Add lfs flags to node addon script
* Simpler querystring parsing; breaks API (Peter Griess)
* HTTP trailers (Mark Nottingham)
* http 100-continue support (Mark Nottingham)
* Module system simplifications (Herbert Vojčík, isaacs, Tim-Smart)
- remove require.async
- remove registerExtension, add .extensions
- expose require.resolve
- expose require.cache
- require looks in node_modules folders
* Add --eval command line option (TJ Holowaychuk)
* Commas last in sys.inspect
* Constants moved from process object to require('constants')
* Fix parsing of linux memory (Vitali Lovich)
* inspect shows function names (Jorge Chamorro Bieling)
* uncaughtException corner cases (Felix Geisendörfer)
* TCP clients now buffer writes before connection
* Rename sys module to 'util' (Micheil Smith)
* Properly set stdio handlers to blocking on SIGTERM and SIGINT
(Tom Hughes)
* Add destroy methods to HTTP messages
* base64 improvements (isaacs, Jorge Chamorro Bieling)
* API for defining REPL commands (Sami Samhuri)
* child_process.exec timeout fix (Aaron Heckmann)
* Upgrade V8 to 2.5.1, Libev to 4.00, libeio, http-parser
2010.08.20, Version 0.2.0, 9283e134e558900ba89d9a33c18a9bdedab07cb9
* process.title support for FreeBSD, Macintosh, Linux
* Fix OpenSSL 100% CPU usage on error (Illarionov Oleg)
* Implement net.Server.maxConnections.
* Fix process.platform, add process.version.
* Add --without-snapshot configure option.
* Readline REPL improvements (Trent Mick)
* Bug fixes.
* Upgrade V8 to 2.3.8
2010.08.13, Version 0.1.104
* Various bug fixes (console, querystring, require)
* Set cwd for child processes (Bert Belder)
* Tab completion for readline (Trent Mick)
* process.title getter/setter for OSX, Linux, Cygwin.
(Rasmus Andersson, Bert Belder)
* Upgrade V8 to 2.3.6
2010.08.04, Version 0.1.103, 0b925d075d359d03426f0b32bb58a5e05825b4ea
* Implement keep-alive for http.Client (Mikeal Rogers)
* base64 fixes. (Ben Noordhuis)
* Fix --debug-brk (Danny Coates)
* Don't let path.normalize get above the root. (Isaac Schlueter)
* Allow signals to be used with process.on in addition to
process.addListener. (Brian White)
* Globalize the Buffer object
* Use kqueue on recent macintosh builds
* Fix addrlen for unix_dgram sockets (Benjamin Kramer)
* Fix stats.isDirectory() and friends (Benjamin Kramer)
* Upgrade http-parser, V8 to 2.3.5
2010.07.25, Version 0.1.102, 2a4568c85f33869c75ff43ccd30f0ec188b43eab
* base64 encoding for Buffers.
* Buffer support for Cipher, Decipher, Hmac, Sign and Verify
(Andrew Naylor)
* Support for reading byte ranges from files using fs.createReadStream.
(Chandra Sekar)
* Fix Buffer.toString() on 0-length slices. (Peter Griess)
* Cache modules based on filename rather than ID (Isaac Schlueter)
* querystring improvments (Jan Kassens, Micheil Smith)
* Support DEL in the REPL. (Jérémy Lal)
* Upgrade http-parser, upgrade V8 to 2.3.2
2010.07.16, Version 0.1.101, 0174ceb6b24caa0bdfc523934c56af9600fa9b58
* Added env to child_process.exec (Сергей Крыжановский)
* Allow modules to optionally be loaded in separate contexts
with env var NODE_MODULE_CONTEXTS=1.
* setTTL and setBroadcast for dgram (Matt Ranney)
* Use execPath for default NODE_PATH, not installPrefix
(Isaac Schlueter)
* Support of console.dir + console.assert (Jerome Etienne)
* on() as alias to addListener()
* Use javascript port of Ronn to build docs (Jérémy Lal)
* Upgrade V8 to 2.3.0
2010.07.03, Version 0.1.100, a6b8586e947f9c3ced180fe68c233d0c252add8b
* process.execPath (Marshall Culpepper)
* sys.pump (Mikeal Rogers)
* Remove ini and mjsunit libraries.
* Introduce console.log() and friends.
* Switch order of arguments for Buffer.write (Blake Mizerany)
* On overlapping buffers use memmove (Matt Ranney)
* Resolve .local domains with getaddrinfo()
* Upgrade http-parser, V8 to 2.2.21
2010.06.21, Version 0.1.99, a620b7298f68f68a855306437a3b60b650d61d78
* Datagram sockets (Paul Querna)
* fs.writeFile could not handle utf8 (Felix Geisendörfer)
and now accepts Buffers (Aaron Heckmann)
* Fix crypto memory leaks.
* A replacement for decodeURIComponent that doesn't throw.
(Isaac Schlueter)
* Only concatenate some incoming HTTP headers. (Peter Griess)
* Upgrade V8 to 2.2.18
2010.06.11, Version 0.1.98, 10d8adb08933d1d4cea60192c2a31c56d896733d
* Port to Windows/Cygwin (Raffaele Sena)
* File descriptor passing on unix sockets. (Peter Griess)
* Simple, builtin readline library. REPL is now entered by
executing "node" without arguments.
* Add a parameter to spawn() that sets the child's stdio file
descriptors. (Orlando Vazquez)
* Upgrade V8 to 2.2.16, http-parser fixes, upgrade c-ares to 1.7.3.
2010.05.29, Version 0.1.97, 0c1aa36835fa6a3557843dcbc6ed6714d353a783
* HTTP throttling: outgoing messages emit 'drain' and write() returns false
when send buffer is full.
* API: readFileSync without encoding argument now returns a Buffer
* Improve Buffer C++ API; addons now compile with debugging symbols.
* Improvements to path.extname() and REPL; add fs.chown().
* fs.ReadStream now emits buffers, fs.readFileSync returns buffers.
* Bugfix: parsing HTTP responses to HEAD requests.
* Port to OpenBSD.
* Upgrade V8 to 2.2.12, libeio, http-parser.
2010.05.21, Version 0.1.96, 9514a4d5476225e8c8310ce5acae2857033bcaaa
* Thrown errors in http and socket call back get bubbled up.
* Add fs.fsync (Andrew Johnston)
* Bugfix: signal unregistering (Jonas Pfenniger)
* Added better error messages for async and sync fs calls with paths
(TJ Holowaychuk)
* Support arrays and strings in buffer constructor.
(Felix Geisendörfer)
* Fix errno reporting in DNS exceptions.
* Support buffers in fs.WriteStream.write.
* Bugfix: Safely decode a utf8 streams that are broken on a multbyte
character (http and net). (Felix Geisendörfer)
* Make Buffer's C++ constructor public.
* Deprecate sys.p()
* FIX path.dirname('/tmp') => '/'. (Jonathan Rentzsch)
2010.05.13, Version 0.1.95, 0914d33842976c2c870df06573b68f9192a1fb7a
* Change GC idle notify so that it runs alongside setInterval
* Install node_buffer.h on make install
* fs.readFile returns Buffer by default (Tim Caswell)
* Fix error reporting in child_process callbacks
* Better logic for testing if an argument is a port
* Improve error reporting (single line "node.js:176:9" errors)
* Bugfix: Some http responses being truncated (appeared in 0.1.94)
* Fix long standing net idle timeout bugs. Enable 2 minute timeout
by default in HTTP servers.
* Add fs.fstat (Ben Noordhuis)
* Upgrade to V8 2.2.9
2010.05.06, Version 0.1.94, f711d5343b29d1e72e87107315708e40951a7826
* Look in /usr/local/lib/node for modules, so that there's a way
to install modules globally (Issac Schlueter)
* SSL improvements (Rhys Jones, Paulo Matias)
* Added c-ares headers for linux-arm (Jonathan Knezek)
* Add symbols to release build
* HTTP upgrade improvements, docs (Micheil Smith)
* HTTP server emits 'clientError' instead of printing message
* Bugfix: Don't emit 'error' twice from http.Client
* Bugfix: Ignore SIGPIPE
* Bugfix: destroy() instead of end() http connection at end of
* Bugfix: http.Client may be prematurely released back to the
free pool. (Thomas Lee)
* Upgrade V8 to 2.2.8
2010.04.29, Version 0.1.93, 557ba6bd97bad3afe0f9bd3ac07efac0a39978c1
* Fixed no 'end' event on long chunked HTTP messages
* Remove legacy modules http_old and tcp_old
* Support DNS MX queries (Jérémy Lal)
* Fix large socket write (
* Fix child process exit codes (Felix Geisendörfer)
* Allow callers to disable PHP/Rails style parameter munging in
querystring.stringify (Thomas Lee)
* Upgrade V8 to 2.2.6
2010.04.23, Version 0.1.92, caa828a242f39b6158084ef4376355161c14fe34
* OpenSSL support. Still undocumented (see tests). (Rhys Jones)
* API: Unhandled 'error' events throw.
* Script class with eval-function-family in binding('evals') plus tests.
(Herbert Vojcik)
* stream.setKeepAlive (Julian Lamb)
* Bugfix: Force no body on http 204 and 304
* Upgrade Waf to 1.5.16, V8 to
2010.04.15, Version 0.1.91, 311d7dee19034ff1c6bc9098c36973b8d687eaba
* Add incoming.httpVersion
* Object.prototype problem with C-Ares binding
* REPL can be run from multiple different streams. (Matt Ranney)
* After V8 heap is compact, don't use a timer every 2 seconds.
* Improve nextTick implementation.
* Add primative support for Upgrading HTTP connections.
(See commit log for docs 760bba5)
* Add timeout and maxBuffer options to child_process.exec
* Fix bugs.
* Upgrade V8 to
2010.04.09, Version 0.1.90, 07e64d45ffa1856e824c4fa6afd0442ba61d6fd8
* Merge writing of networking system (net2)
- New Buffer object for binary data.
- Support UNIX sockets, Pipes
- Uniform stream API
- Currently no SSL
- Legacy modules can be accessed at 'http_old' and 'tcp_old'
* Replace udns with c-ares. (Krishna Rajendran)
* New documentation system using Markdown and Ronn
(Tim Caswell, Micheil Smith)
* Better idle-time GC
* Countless small bug fixes.
* Upgrade V8 to 2.2.X, WAF 1.5.15
2010.03.19, Version 0.1.33, 618296ef571e873976f608d91a3d6b9e65fe8284
* Include lib/ directory in node executable. Compile on demand.
* evalcx clean ups (Isaac Z. Schlueter, Tim-Smart)
* Various fixes, clean ups
* V8 upgraded to 2.1.5
2010.03.12, Version 0.1.32, 61c801413544a50000faa7f58376e9b33ba6254f
* Optimize event emitter for single listener
* Add process.evalcx, require.registerExtension (Tim Smart)
* Replace --cflags with --vars
* Fix bugs in fs.create*Stream (Felix Geisendörfer)
* Deprecate process.mixin, process.unloop
* Remove the 'Error: (no message)' exceptions, print stack
trace instead
* INI parser bug fixes (Isaac Schlueter)
* FreeBSD fixes (Vanilla Hsu)
* Upgrade to V8 2.1.3, WAF 1.5.14a, libev
2010.03.05, Version 0.1.31, 39b63dfe1737d46a8c8818c92773ef181fd174b3
* API: - Move process.watchFile into fs module
- Move process.inherits to sys
* Improve Solaris port
* tcp.Connection.prototype.write now returns boolean to indicate if
argument was flushed to the kernel buffer.
* Added, fs.symlink, fs.readlink, fs.realpath
(Rasmus Andersson)
* Add setgid,getgid (James Duncan)
* Improve sys.inspect (Benjamin Thomas)
* Allow passing env to child process (Isaac Schlueter)
* fs.createWriteStream, fs.createReadStream (Felix Geisendörfer)
* Add INI parser (Rob Ellis)
* Bugfix: fs.readFile handling encoding (Jacek Becela)
* Upgrade V8 to 2.1.2
2010.02.22, Version 0.1.30, bb0d1e65e1671aaeb21fac186b066701da0bc33b
* Major API Changes
- Promises removed. See
The API for fs was
fs.readdir("/usr").addCallback(function (files) {
puts("/usr files: " + files);
It is now
fs.readdir("/usr", function (err, files) {
if (err) throw err;
puts("/usr files: " + files);
- Synchronous fs operations exposed, use with care.
- tcp.Connection.prototype.readPause() and readResume()
renamed to pause() and resume()
- http.ServerResponse.prototype.sendHeader() renamed to
writeHeader(). Now accepts reasonPhrase.
* Compact garbage on idle.
* Configurable debug ports, and --debug-brk (Zoran Tomicic)
* Better command line option parsing (Jeremy Ashkenas)
* Add fs.chmod (Micheil Smith), fs.lstat (Isaac Z. Schlueter)
* Fixes to process.mixin (Rasmus Andersson, Benjamin Thomas)
* Upgrade V8 to 2.1.1
2010.02.17, Version 0.1.29, 87d5e5b316a4276bcf881f176971c1a237dcdc7a
* Major API Changes
- Remove 'file' module
- require('posix') -----------------> require('fs')
- ---------------------------> fs.readFile
- file.write -----------------------> fs.writeFile
- TCP 'receive' event --------------> 'data'
- TCP 'eof' event ------------------> 'end'
- TCP send() -----------------------> write()
- HTTP sendBody() ------------------> write()
- HTTP finish() --------------------> close()
- HTTP 'body' event ----------------> 'data'
- HTTP 'complete' event ------------> 'end'
- http.Client.prototype.close() (formerly finish()) no longer
takes an argument. Add the 'response' listener manually.
- Allow strings for the flag argument to
("r", "r+", "w", "w+", "a", "a+")
* Added multiple arg support for sys.puts(), print(), etc.
* sys.inspect(Date) now shows the date value (Mark Hansen)
* Calculate page size with getpagesize for armel (Jérémy Lal)
* Bugfix: stderr flushing.
* Bugfix: Promise late chain (Yuichiro MASUI)
* Bugfix: wait() on fired promises
(Felix Geisendörfer, Jonas Pfenniger)
* Bugfix: Use InstanceTemplate() instead of PrototypeTemplate() for
accessor methods. Was causing a crash with Eclipse debugger.
(Zoran Tomicic)
* Bugfix: Throw from connection.connect if resolving.
(Reported by James Golick)
2010.02.09, Version 0.1.28, 49de41ef463292988ddacfb01a20543b963d9669
* Use Google's which can be used for evil.
* Add posix.truncate()
* Throw errors from server.listen()
* stdio bugfix (test by Mikeal Rogers)
* Module system refactor (Felix Geisendörfer, Blaine Cook)
* Add process.setuid(), getuid() (Michael Carter)
* sys.inspect refactor (Tim Caswell)
* Multipart library rewrite (isaacs)
2010.02.03, Version 0.1.27, 0cfa789cc530848725a8cb5595224e78ae7b9dd0
* Implemented __dirname (Felix Geisendörfer)
* Downcase process.ARGV, process.ENV, GLOBAL
(now process.argv, process.env, global)
* Bug Fix: Late promise promise callbacks firing
(Felix Geisendörfer, Jonas Pfenniger)
* Make assert.AssertionError instance of Error
* Removed inline require call for querystring
* Add support for MX, TXT, and SRV records in DNS module.
(Blaine Cook)
* Bugfix: HTTP client automatically reconnecting
* Adding OS X .dmg build scripts. (Standa Opichal)
* Bugfix: ObjectWrap memory leak
* Bugfix: Multipart handle Content-Type headers with charset
(Felix Geisendörfer)
* Upgrade http-parser to fix header overflow attack.
* Upgrade V8 to 2.1.0
* Various other bug fixes, performance improvements.
2010.01.20, Version 0.1.26, da00413196e432247346d9e587f8c78ce5ceb087
* Bugfix, HTTP eof causing crash (Ben Williamson)
* Better error message on SyntaxError
* API: Move Promise and EventEmitter into 'events' module
* API: Add process.nextTick()
* Allow optional params to setTimeout, setInterval
(Micheil Smith)
* API: change some Promise behavior (Felix Geisendörfer)
- Removed Promise.cancel()
- Support late callback binding
- Make unhandled Promise errors throw an exception
* Upgrade V8 to
* Solaris port (Erich Ocean)
2010.01.09, Version 0.1.25, 39ca93549af91575ca9d4cbafd1e170fbcef3dfa
* sys.inspect() improvements (Tim Caswell)
* path module improvements (isaacs, Benjamin Thomas)
* API: request.uri -> request.url
It is no longer an object, but a string. The 'url' module
was addded to parse that string. That is, node no longer
parses the request URL automatically.
is roughly equivlent to the old request.uri object.
* Bugfix: Several libeio related race conditions.
* Better errors for multipart library (Felix Geisendörfer)
* Bugfix: Update node-waf version to 1.5.10
* getmem for freebsd (Vanilla Hsu)
2009.12.31, Version 0.1.24, 642c2773a7eb2034f597af1cd404b9e086b59632
* Bugfix: don't chunk responses to HTTP/1.0 clients, even if
they send Connection: Keep-Alive (e.g. wget)
* Bugfix: libeio race condition
* Bugfix: Don't segfault on unknown http method
* Simplify exception reporting
* Upgrade V8 to
2009.12.22, Version 0.1.23, f91e347eeeeac1a8bd6a7b462df0321b60f3affc
* Bugfix: require("../blah") issues (isaacs)
* Bugfix: (Jonas Pfenniger)
* Do not pause request for multipart parsing (Felix Geisendörfer)
2009.12.19, Version 0.1.22, a2d809fe902f6c4102dba8f2e3e9551aad137c0f
* Bugfix: child modules get wrong id with "index.js" (isaacs)
* Bugfix: require("../foo") cycles (isaacs)
* Bugfix: require() should throw error if module does.
* New URI parser stolen from Narwhal (isaacs)
* Bugfix: correctly check kqueue and epoll. (Rasmus Andersson)
* Upgrade WAF to 1.5.10
* Bugfix: posix.statSync() was crashing
* Statically define string symbols for performance improvement
* Bugfix: ARGV[0] weirdness
* Added superCtor to ctor.super_ instead superCtor.prototype.
(Johan Dahlberg)
* http-parser supports webdav methods
* API: http.Client.prototype.request() (Christopher Lenz)
2009.12.06, Version 0.1.21, c6affb64f96a403a14d20035e7fbd6d0ce089db5
* Feature: Add HTTP client TLS support (Rhys Jones)
* Bugfix: use --jobs=1 with WAF
* Bugfix: Don't use chunked encoding for 1.0 requests
* Bugfix: Duplicated header weren't handled correctly
* Improve sys.inspect (Xavier Shay)
* Upgrade v8 to 2.0.3
* Use CommonJS assert API (Felix Geisendörfer, Karl Guertin)
2009.11.28, Version 0.1.20, aa42c6790da8ed2cd2b72051c07f6251fe1724d8
* Add gnutls version to configure script
* Add V8 heap info to process.memoryUsage()
* process.watchFile callback has 2 arguments with the stat object
2009.11.28, Version 0.1.19, 633d6be328708055897b72327b88ac88e158935f
* Feature: Initial TLS support for TCP servers and clients.
(Rhys Jones)
* Add options to process.watchFile()
* Add process.umask() (Friedemann Altrock)
* Bugfix: only detach timers when active.
* Bugfix: lib/file.js write(), shouldn't always emit errors or success
* Bugfix: Memory leak in fs.write
(Reported by
* Bugfix: Fix regular expressions detecting outgoing message headers.
(Reported by Elliott Cable)
* Improvements to Multipart parser (Felix Geisendörfer)
* New HTTP parser
* Upgrade v8 to 2.0.2
2009.11.17, Version 0.1.18, 027829d2853a14490e6de9fc5f7094652d045ab8
* Feature: process.watchFile() process.unwatchFile()
* Feature: "uncaughtException" event on process
(Felix Geisendörfer)
* Feature: 'drain' event to tcp.Connection
* Bugfix: Promise.timeout() blocked the event loop
(Felix Geisendörfer)
* Bugfix: sendBody() and chunked utf8 strings
(Felix Geisendörfer)
* Supply the strerror as a second arg to the tcp.Connection close
event (Johan Sørensen)
* Add EventEmitter.removeListener (
* Format JSON for inspecting objects (Felix Geisendörfer)
* Upgrade libev to latest CVS
2009.11.07, Version 0.1.17, d1f69ef35dac810530df8249d523add168e09f03
* Feature: process.chdir() (Brandon Beacher)
* Revert http parser upgrade. (b893859c34f05db5c45f416949ebc0eee665cca6)
Broke keep-alive.
* API: rename process.inherits to sys.inherits
2009.11.03, Version 0.1.16, 726865af7bbafe58435986f4a193ff11c84e4bfe
* API: Use CommonJS-style module requiring
- require("/sys.js") becomes require("sys")
- require("circle.js") becomes require("./circle")
- process.path.join() becomes require("path").join()
- __module becomes module
* API: Many namespacing changes
- Move node.* into process.*
- Move node.dns into module "dns"
- Move node.fs into module "posix"
- process is no longer the global object. GLOBAL is.
For more information on the API changes see:
* Feature: process.platform, process.memoryUsage()
* Feature: promise.cancel() (Felix Geisendörfer)
* Upgrade V8 to 1.3.18
2009.10.28, Version 0.1.15, eca2de73ed786b935507fd1c6faccd8df9938fd3
* Many build system fixes (esp. for OSX users)
* Feature: promise.timeout() (Felix Geisendörfer)
* Feature: Added external interface for signal handlers,, and
process.kill() (Brandon Beacher)
* API: Rename node.libraryPaths to require.paths
* Bugfix: 'data' event for stdio should emit a string
* Large file support
* Upgrade http_parser
* Upgrade v8 to 1.3.16
2009.10.09, Version 0.1.14, b12c809bb84d1265b6a4d970a5b54ee8a4890513
* Feature: Improved addon builds with node-waf
* Feature: node.SignalHandler (Brandon Beacher)
* Feature: Enable V8 debugging (but still need to make a debugger)
* API: Rename library /utils.js to /sys.js
* Clean up Node's build system
* Don't use parseUri for HTTP server
* Remove node.pc
* Don't use /bin/sh to create child process except with exec()
* API: Add __module to reference current module
* API: Remove include() add node.mixin()
* Normalize http headers; "Content-Length" becomes "content-length"
* Upgrade V8 to 1.3.15
2009.09.30, Version 0.1.13, 58493bb05b3da3dc8051fabc0bdea9e575c1a107
* Feature: Multipart stream parser (Felix Geisendörfer)
* API: Move node.puts(), node.exec() and others to /utils.js
* API: Move http, tcp libraries to /http.js and /tcp.js
* API: Rename node.exit() to process.exit()
* Bugfix: require() and include() should work in callbacks.
* Pass the Host header in calls
* Add warning when coroutine stack size grows too large.
* Enhance repl library (Ray Morgan)
* Bugfix: build script for
GCC 4.4 (removed -Werror in V8),
on Linux 2.4,
and with Python 2.4.4.
* Add read() and write() to /file.js to read and write
whole files at once.
2009.09.24, Version 0.1.12, 2f56ccb45e87510de712f56705598b3b4e3548ec
* Feature: System modules, node.libraryPaths
* API: Remove "raw" encoding, rename "raws" to "binary".
* API: Added connection.setNoDElay() to disable Nagle algo.
* Decrease default TCP server backlog to 128
* Bugfix: memory leak involving node.fs.* methods.
* Upgrade v8 to 1.3.13
2009.09.18, Version 0.1.11, 5ddc4f5d0c002bac0ae3d62fc0dc58f0d2d83ec4
* API: default to utf8 encoding for
* API: add node.exec()
* API: takes a normal encoding parameter.
* API: Change arguments of emit(), emitSuccess(), emitError()
* Bugfix: node.fs.write() was stack allocating buffer.
* Bugfix: ReportException shouldn't forget the top frame.
* Improve buffering for HTTP outgoing messages
* Fix and reenable x64 macintosh build.
* Upgrade v8 to 1.3.11
2009.09.11, Version 0.1.10, 12bb0d46ce761e3d00a27170e63b40408c15b558
* Feature: raw string encoding "raws"
* Feature: access to environ through "ENV"
* Feature: add isDirectory, isFile, isSocket, ... methods
to stats object.
* Bugfix: Internally use full paths when loading modules
this fixes a shebang loading problem.
* Bugfix: Add '--' command line argument for seperating v8
args from program args.
* Add man page.
* Add node-repl
* Upgrade v8 to 1.3.10
2009.09.05, Version 0.1.9, d029764bb32058389ecb31ed54a5d24d2915ad4c
* Bugfix: Compile on Snow Leopard.
* Bugfix: Malformed URIs raising exceptions.
2009.09.04, Version 0.1.8, e6d712a937b61567e81b15085edba863be16ba96
* Feature: External modules
* Feature: setTimeout() for node.tcp.Connection
* Feature: add node.cwd(), node.fs.readdir(), node.fs.mkdir()
* Bugfix: promise.wait() releasing out of order.
* Bugfix: Asyncly do getaddrinfo() on Apple.
* Disable useless evcom error messages.
* Better stack traces.
* Built natively on x64.
* Upgrade v8 to 1.3.9
2009.08.27, Version 0.1.7, f7acef9acf8ba8433d697ad5ed99d2e857387e4b
* Feature: global 'process' object. Emits "exit".
* Feature: promise.wait()
* Feature: node.stdio
* Feature: EventEmitters emit "newListener" when listeners are
* API: Use flat object instead of array-of-arrays for HTTP
* API: Remove buffered file object (node.File)
* API: require(), include() are synchronous. (Uses
* API: Deprecate onLoad and onExit.
* API: Rename node.Process to node.ChildProcess
* Refactor node.Process to take advantage of evcom_reader/writer.
* Upgrade v8 to 1.3.7
2009.08.22, Version 0.1.6, 9c97b1db3099d61cd292aa59ec2227a619f3a7ab
* Bugfix: Ignore SIGPIPE.
2009.08.21, Version 0.1.5, b0fd3e281cb5f7cd8d3a26bd2b89e1b59998e5ed
* Bugfix: Buggy connections could crash node.js. Now check
connection before sending data every time (Kevin van Zonneveld)
* Bugfix: stdin fd (0) being ignored by node.File. (Abe Fettig)
* API: Remove connnection.fullClose()
* API: Return the EventEmitter from addListener for chaining.
* API: tcp.Connection "disconnect" event renamed to "close"
* Upgrade evcom
Upgrade v8 to 1.3.6
2009.08.13, Version 0.1.4, 0f888ed6de153f68c17005211d7e0f960a5e34f3
* Major refactor to evcom.
* Enable test-tcp-many-clients.
* Add -m32 gcc flag to udns.
* Add connection.readPause() and connection.readResume()
Add IncomingMessage.prototype.pause() and resume().
* Fix http benchmark. Wasn't correctly dispatching.
* Bugfix: response.setBodyEncoding("ascii") not working.
* Bugfix: Negative ints in HTTP's on_body and
* Upgrade v8 to 1.3.4
Upgrade libev to 3.8
Upgrade http_parser to v0.2
2009.08.06, Version 0.1.3, 695f0296e35b30cf8322fd1bd934810403cca9f3
* Upgrade v8 to 1.3.2
* Bugfix: node.http.ServerRequest.setBodyEncoding('ascii') not
* Bugfix: node.encodeUtf8 was broken. (Connor Dunn)
* Add ranlib to udns Makefile.
* Upgrade evcom - fix accepting too many connections issue.
* Initial support for shebang
* Add simple command line switches
* Add node.version API
2009.08.01, Version 0.1.2, 025a34244d1cea94d6d40ad7bf92671cb909a96c
* node.tcp.Server's backlog option is now an argument to listen()
* Upgrade V8 to 1.3.1
* Bugfix: Default to chunked for client requests without
* Bugfix: Line numbers in stack traces.
* Bugfix: negative integers in raw encoding stream
* Bugfix: node.fs.File was not passing args to promise callbacks.
2009.07.27, Version 0.1.1, 77d407df2826b20e9177c26c0d2bb4481e497937
* Simplify and clean up ObjectWrap.
* Upgrade liboi (which is now called evcom)
Upgrade libev to 3.7
Upgrade V8 to 1.2.14
* Array.prototype.encodeUtf8 renamed to node.encodeUtf8(array)
* Move EventEmitter.prototype.emit() completely into C++.
* Bugfix: Fix memory leak in event emitters.
* Bugfix: Had problems reading scripts with non-ascii characters.
* Bugfix: Fix Detach() in node::Server
* Bugfix: Sockets not properly reattached if reconnected during
disconnect event.
* Bugfix: Server-side clients not attached between creation and
* Add 'close' event to node.tcp.Server
* Simplify and clean up http.js. (Takes more advantage of event
* Add benchmark scripts. Run with "make benchmark".
2009.06.30, Version 0.1.0, 0fe44d52fe75f151bceb59534394658aae6ac328
* Update documentation, use asciidoc.
* EventEmitter and Promise interfaces. (Breaks previous API.)
* Remove node.Process constructor in favor of node.createProcess
* Add -m32 flags for compiling on x64 platforms.
(Thanks to András Bártházi)
* Upgrade v8 to 1.2.10 and libev to 3.6
* Bugfix: Timer::RepeatSetter wasn't working.
* Bugfix: Spawning many processes in a loop
(reported by Felix Geisendörfer)
2009.06.24, Version 0.0.6, fbe0be19ebfb422d8fa20ea5204c1713e9214d5f
* Load modules via HTTP URLs (Urban Hafner)
* Bugfix: Add HTTPConnection->size() and HTTPServer->size()
* New node.Process API
* Clean up build tools, use v8's test runner.
* Use ev_unref() instead of starting/stopping the eio thread
pool watcher.
2009.06.18, Version 0.0.5, 3a2b41de74b6c343b8464a68eff04c4bfd9aebea
* Support for IPv6
* Remove namespace node.constants
* Upgrade v8 to
* Accept ports as strings in the TCP client and server.
* Bugfix: HTTP Client race
* Bugfix: freeaddrinfo() wasn't getting called after
getaddrinfo() for TCP servers
* Add "opening" to TCP client readyState
* Add remoteAddress to TCP client
* Add global print() function.
2009.06.13, Version 0.0.4, 916b9ca715b229b0703f0ed6c2fc065410fb189c
* Add interrupt() method to server-side HTTP requests.
* Bugfix: onBodyComplete was not getting called on server-side
2009.06.11, Version 0.0.3, 6e0dfe50006ae4f5dac987f055e0c9338662f40a
* Many bug fixes including the problem with http.Client on
* Upgrades v8 to 1.2.7
* Adds onExit hook
* Guard against buffer overflow in http parser
* require() and include() now need the ".js" extension
* http.Client uses identity transfer encoding by default.
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