Version 0.8.5 (stable)

The Node.js Project

2012.08.02, Version 0.8.5 (Stable)

  • node: tag Encode and friends NODE_EXTERN (Ben Noordhuis)

  • fs: fix ReadStream / WriteStream missing callback (Gil Pedersen)

  • fs: fix readFileSync("/proc/cpuinfo") regression (Ben Noordhuis)

  • installer: don't assume bash is installed (Ben Noordhuis)

  • Report errors properly from --eval and stdin (isaacs)

  • assert: fix throws() throws an error without message property (koichik)

  • cluster: fix libuv assert in net.listen() (Ben Noordhuis)

  • build: always link sunos builds with libumem (Trent Mick)

  • build: improve armv7 / hard-float detection (Adam Malcontenti-Wilson)

  • https: Use host header as effective servername (isaacs)

  • sunos: work around OS bug to prevent from spinning (Bryan Cantrill)

  • linux: fix 'two watchers, one path' segfault (Ben Noordhuis)

  • windows: fix memory leaks in many fs functions (Bert Belder)

  • windows: don't allow directories to be opened for writing/appending (Bert Belder)

  • windows: make fork() work even when not all stdio handles are valid (Bert Belder)

  • windows: make unlink() not remove mount points, and improve performance (Bert Belder)

  • build: Sign pkg installer for OS X (isaacs)

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Other release files:




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