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expletive

expletive

Expletive is a wrapper around express.js. It takes care of listening on a port or socket, sets up sessions, locales, file uploads and mustache as a view engine.

Install

npm isntall --save expletive

Usage

 
var expletive = require("expletive");
 
var app = expletive({
    root: "/path/to/root",     // root directory, optional 
    secret: "cookie-secret",   // a good secret for encrypting session-cookies 
    locales: {                 // avaliable locales, optional 
        "de": "Deutsch", 
        "en": "English"
    },
    csrf: true,                // csrf protection, default: true 
    viewcache: false,          // cache views, default: false 
    socket: "/path/to.sock",   // listen on socket 
    host: "localhost",         // listen on tcp 
    port: 3000,                // listen on tcp 
    uploads: "./tmp",          // upload directory 
    limit: "100kb"             // upload size limit 
});
 
// use `app` like you would use your express instance 
app.get("/", function(req, res){
    res.status("200").render("index", {
        "hello": "world"
    });
});
 

Root Directory

If no root is specified, the folder where the main scriped lives is is used.

Listening

You must specify at least either a port or a socket. If port is used, a hostname may be specified as well.

Uplods

If you don't provide an uploads directory, uploads are disabled.

Locales

If you don't provide locales, locales are disabled.

License

Public Domain