connect-repl

Inject REPL as Connect or Express middleware

node-connect-repl

Inject REPL into connect/express as middleware.

Middleware is loaded only in environment other than production

Following is exported into REPL:

  • last_req -- last request object
  • last_res -- last response object
  • stop -- boolean. Set to true if you want "set breakpoint" in next request
  • next -- function. Call if you want to continue after stop request
  • req -- current request object when stopped
  • res -- current response object when stopped

Module exports global function REPL_EXPORT(name, value) which can be called anywhere. Provided value is accesible by name in REPL.

var express = require('express');
var app = express();
 
// ... 
app.use(require('connect-repl')());
 
// some routes... 
 
app.listen(3000);