Functional Programming Unit Testing in Node
Writing Functional Programming in Node is one challenge, but unit testing it is another. Mainly because many middlewares in Node use the connect middleware approach, and libraries in Node are not written in a pure function way.
This six part series will go over how to make the unit testing part of easier, some strategies to tackle common impurity problems, and hopefully enable to make 100% test coverage a common part of your job vs. the “not worth the client investment” people commonly associate with it.
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Found this new (to me) FP library called Sanctuary.
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I’ve been doing Node full-time at work and noticed a lot of other people lacking a centralized resource to get up and running quickly. There are a lot of wonderful resources out there for Node, a Google search away, but hopefully this document should get you coding quickly as well as able to communicate effectively with other Node developers.
I’ve tried to write this list in order of most important things you need to know. Feel free to skip around.
Continue reading “Node.js Crash Course”
tl;dr; First option is to create Promises that only call success with an Either, and Promise.resolve in the catch with an Either, or second option is to use a simple wrapper function.
Continue reading “Easier Error Handling Using Async/Await”