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RESTful Web API Design with Node.js by Valentin Bojinov

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Setting up a development environment

One thing which I truly miss when writing JavaScript code is a convenient and fully functional IDE. This is mainly related to the fact that most of the JavaScript code written is usually related to web frontend. This is definitely not the case when server-side JavaScript code, such as Node.js, is produced. Thus, development tools here can be much more unified, integrated, and easy to use.

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The Nodeclipse project available at http://www.nodeclipse.org/ is all about having a fully functional JavaScript IDE, including long-waited features such as code completion, a convenient debugger, and a runtime inspector. All of these are integrated in the Eclipse environment, which already provides out-of-the-box integration ...

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