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Remote server instance wrapper for, worker/job/task/queue processor.

Install stevejobs-server from npm:

npm install stevejobs-server


Make a new file and call it busy-greeter.js

var Steve = require('../index');
var server = Steve({
    port: 1337,
    delay: 2000 // ms 
server.addHandler('greeter', function(done, data) {
    console.log("Hello " + data);

Start the server using:

node busy-greeter.js

From another terminal window do an HTTP POST request to add a job:

curl -X POST localhost:1337/job --data "name=greeter&data=Arnor"

And your job should be run by the server.

You can add the option verbose to start logging stuff to the console.


  • Write tests .. somehow