May 2015 JS Hack Night
People talked about and hacked Task Runners.
- Grunt isn’t dead even though no releases since 0.4.5 a year ago. Current work is slow and quiet, testing iojs and node 0.12 compatibility. There are always issues to work on.
There are nodemon config files. And nodemon isn’t limited to restarting just node processes – try it with Go!
TWG is doing less Rails and more nodejs over the last year
Slush is a scaffolding tool built on top of Gulp. Plays similar role to yeoman.
general impression from devs is that Gulp runs stuff faster than Grunt