Using CoffeeScript with Node.js
We'll build a simple server using Express, a popular MVC framework for Node. To compile our CoffeeScript, we'll use a Node package that provides an asset pipeline. This is some code that takes assets, such as scripts and style sheets, and compiles and prepares them for consumption by a browser. Once we have that set up, we'll port our pet shop application to try it out.
Even though we'll be detailing the ...