Discover FortressJS - A fast, secure and easy I/O framework


Welcome to this FortressJS tutorial !

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This tutorial is made to discover FortressJS and play with it. FortressJS is a NodeJS I/O framework made with security in mind. The FortressJS Github repository.

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FortressJS is created by Adrien THIERRY, maintened and improved by Seraum.

What you will be able to do

With this tutorial, you will be able to :

  • Install NodeJS and FortressJS
  • Run FortressJS
  • Create a page
  • Add assets
  • Create a server
  • Create an engine
  • Create an app
  • Create an host
  • Create a plugin
  • Communicate between threads
  • and much more ...
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