546: Ryan Dahl and Deno

Ryan Dahl stops by to talk about Node, Deno, JavaScript, testing, V8, and thoughts around getting started with Deno.

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Ryan Dahl

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Ryan Dahl is best known for creating the Node.js JavaScript runtime as well as the Deno JavaScript/TypeScript runtime.

Time Jump Links

  • 00:32 Guest introduction
  • 01:23 The famous talk title
  • 03:25 Putting JavaScript on the server
  • 10:48 Stepping away from Node
  • 12:35 What was the motivation to start Deno?
  • 21:40 What is the testing story with Deno?
  • 23:55 Sponsor: Sanity
  • 25:42 Secure by default
  • 31:46 Does Deno have npm support?
  • 34:04 Does Deno support JavaScript and TypeScript?
  • 41:21 Do rollup, Vite, Webpack all work with Deno?
  • 45:52 V8 in all the things
  • 48:17 How should people get started with Deno?
  • 52:26 What is the hosted service Deno offers?

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