Update all the Node dependencies to their latest version

To update to a new major version all the packages, install the npm-check-updates package globally: npm install -g npm-check-updates then run it: ncu -u this will upgrade all the version hints in the package.json file, to dependencies and devDependencies, so npm can install the new major version. You are now ready to run the update: npm update […]

Creating a Self-Signed SSL Certificate

Prerequisites The openssl library is required to generate your own certificate. Generate private key and certificate signing request A private key and certificate signing request are required to create an SSL certificate. These can be generated with a few simple commands. $ openssl genrsa -des3 -passout pass:x -out server.pass.key 2048 […]