debug typescript mocha and server in vscode

We recently are developing a graphql api using apollo server and Typeorm on top of Aws Lambda. Code-wise is kind of straightforward with schema defined, then resolvers then service layer then dao layer then model defined typeorm with its annotations/decorators. However there are 2 issues related to debugging, unit test and run graphql local. unit…

debug nodejs with nodemon and intellij

Noticed that if I run nodemon within intellij, I would not be able to debug any more inside intellij. Not sure what reason it is. If just run the nodejs, no problem. However once I add the ‘/usr/local/bin/nodemon’ into the Node parameters of the run config, the breakpoint would not work. solution To solve this…

set up node js

Was playing around with node today, some notes for setting up. To install node, just go to the nodejs site and download. To run sample from the node site, create the something like yourapp.js file with the content they provide, open cmd or your terminal, navigate to the folder containing the js file. and run…