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Last Week in Node.js Working Groups - January 30, 2017

The week of January 30, 2017 in Node.js Working Groups has an interesting set of highlights, including updates to NAPI, the llnode, node-gyp, and more. There weren't any new releases from the project this week.

Weekly Highlights

  • πŸ”œ Work is being done to make node-gyp function with Visual Studio 2017. [Pull Request]
  • 🚧 NAPI, the future Node.js native C API, is discussing a set of C++ wrapper classes for easier use with C++. [Pull Request]
  • ⬆️ The llnode collaborators are discussing upstreaming the plugin to V8. [Issue]
  • ☎️ The CTC is planning a call with the V8 team in order to help facilitate better coordination between Node and V8. [Issue]
  • πŸ“’ Josh Gavant, a long time observer in TSC meeting has asked to be officially on the TSC and has been nominated as a result. [Issue
  • πŸ“ The Windows binary download on the website is now a zip file that contains both Node.exe and npm. [Commit]

WG Project Releases

  • No WG releases this week.