Before getting started with using Node.js, you must set up your development environment. In the following chapters, we'll use this for development and for non-production deployment.
In this chapter, we will cover the following topics:
So let's get on with it.
Node.js runs on POSIX-like operating systems, various UNIX derivatives (Solaris, for example) or workalikes (Linux, Mac OS X, and so on), as well as on Microsoft Windows thanks to extensive assistance from Microsoft. It can run on machines both large and small, including the ...