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Date: Thu, 28 Aug 2014 00:24:47 +0100
From: Laurent Bercot <>
Subject: Re: static build and dlopen

> Node.js spends a lot of time throwing uncaught exceptions; I suspect
> transitioning to S5 will be less common than node just dying.

  Then it's all the more reason to *not* run it as process 1.
If Node.js dies unexpectedly, you want to restart it automatically,
or at least to reboot; you do not want a kernel panic and a
maintenance call.

> Perhaps this would be ok with a stateless netbooted ramdisk as a
> root fs.

  Kernel + libc + Node + all the needed node modules, netbooted ?
Now I know why the terminals at my train station are so slow. :P


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