Modifying application data in a running system has been compared to changing the engine of a jet while it is in flight. Luckily, we developers work in a virtual world where the laws of physics are more forgiving. In this section, we will learn how to create a remote control for your Node applications using examples demonstrating how to monitor processes remotely.
Node's Read-Eval-Print-Loop (REPL) represents the Node shell. To enter the shell prompt, enter Node via your terminal without passing a filename:
2+2, the shell would send
stdout. Node's REPL is an excellent ...