JVMPin provides a nodejs implementation of the nailgun protocol.
Information about nailgun can be found at http://www.martiansoftware.com/nailgun/. While the nailgun native library and java dependencies can either be found at sourceforge or resolved via the maven repository using the dependency:
The JVMPin library can be installed via npm by adding the following to your package.json's dependencies or devDependencies sections:
You will need to start your nailgun instance in another process (this is a task I leave to the reader).
Then simply connect to the nailgun instance using:
var jvmpin = require'jvmpin';var proc = jvmpincreateConnection1234 'localhost'spawn'your.main.Class';// now to take over the currently running context by binding stdioprocstdoutpipeprocessstdout;procstderrpipeprocessstderr;processstdinpipeprocstdin;procon'exit' processexit;
For more information please consult the API Documentation
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