Usage no npm install needed!

<script type="module">
  import utilitytool1 from 'https://cdn.skypack.dev/utilitytool1';


Utility Tool

Utility Tool is a debugging tool to help you with your code.

Getting Started

First make sure you have node installed on your computer
If you do not open up your terminal and run the command brew install node
If you already have node on your computer make sure it is up to date by running the command node-v
If you do not have the latest update run the command brew update
Now clone this repository to get started by typing git clone https://github.com/kcossifos/AppStore2.git

Install Dependencies

To install dependencies needed for this dynamic api use

npm install

Install all Command line tools

npm install -g mocha


Start Server

To start the server on port 3000 without debug mode use

npm start

Debug Mode

To start server on port 3000 with debug mode on use

NODE_ENV=true npm start

Using Debug

To debug a certain section in your code you have to require the util tool in the file and use util.debug('Log Message', status_code)

Debug Example

util.debug({ methods: '"Hello without status"' }, 30);

Thursday, August 18th, 2016, 10:27:50 PM "Hello without status" 30

Unit Testing

Tests you code to make sure there are no errors

Make Sure your server is on by using npm start

To run the test use the command mocha:

Code Coverage

This ensures what part of your code is tested

To run the command for the code coverage report use:

istanbul cover _mocha

Airbnb Style Guide

This style guide is used to make sure your code is formatted correctly.


To install eslint run this command:
npm i --save-dev eslint eslint-config-airbnb eslint-plugin-import eslint-plugin-jsx-a11y eslint-plugin-react

Then install linter or eslinter packge for the IDE you are using


You will need to create a .eslintrc.json file

    "env": {
        "node": true
    "extends": "airbnb",
    "plugins": [
    "rules": {
        "new-cap": 0,
        "prefer-template": 0,
        "global-require": 0
    "globals": {
        "describe": true,
        "it": true

This file will set off error messages with your code. You can also add addition rules. For more information on airbnb style guide go to https://github.com/airbnb/javascript