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cargobox

Web development framework for Node.JS (Express port)

cargobox 0.1.2

Express-like web development framework for Node.JS with better OOP

Dependencies

  • classful 1.1.2
  • connect 2.0.3
  • mime 1.2.5

intallation

	npm install cargobox

setup

	var cargobox = require('cargobox');
	var app = new cargobox();

templating

	app.engine("html", require("ejs").__express);
	app.set("views", __dirname + '/views');
	app.set('view layout', 'layout');
	app.set('view engine', 'html');

middleware configuration

	app.use(app.plugins.favicon());
	app.use(app.plugins.logger('dev'));
	app.use(app.plugins.static(__dirname + '/cdn'));
	app.use(app.plugins.cookieParser(GLOBAL.cfg.cookie_secret))
	app.use(app.plugins.session())
	app.use(app.plugins.bodyParser())
	app.use(app.router);

routing

	app.get('/test', function(req, res) { 
		res.end('<form method="post"><input name="xzy" type="text" /><button type="submit">Send</button></form>')
	});

	app.post('/test', function(req, res) { 
		console.log('we have received data over post: ', req.body.xzy);
		res.redirect(301, '/test');
	});

starting the server

	var port = process.env.PORT || 3000;
	app.listen(port, function() {
	  console.log("Listening on " + port);
	});
	<%- body %>
	<%- render('footer') %>

documentation

MIT License