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Installing Node.js

Started to be interested in node.js ... looks interesting. It is "sugar on V8 JS engine". It is amazing how Javascript is gaining popularity - I remember reading the Atwood's Law in CodingHorror.com: (great blog)
Atwood's Law: any application that can be written in JavaScript, will eventually be written in JavaScript.

Needed to sharpen my Fedora VM to get things going. Follow the instructions at https://github.com/joyent/node/wiki/Installation
gitclonehttps://github.com/joyent/node.gitcdnodegitcheckoutv0.6.7 ./configuremakesudomake