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Events and Timers

  • Colin J. Ihrig
Chapter

Abstract

The previous chapter introduced Node's event-driven programming model. This chapter takes a more in-depth look at events and event handling. A solid understanding of event handling will allow you to sophisticated, event-driven applications, such as web servers. This chapter introduces event emitters—objects used to create new events. After learning how to create events, the chapter turns to event handling. Finally, the chapter wraps up with a discussion of timers and function scheduling in Node.

Keywords

Event Emitter False Callback Warning Message Event Handler Event Loop 
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Copyright information

© Colin J. Ihrig 2013

Authors and Affiliations

  • Colin J. Ihrig
    • 1
  1. 1.PAUS

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