Neural Processing Mechanisms

    express-url

    1.4.0 • Public • Published

    express-url

    URL normalisation for Express and Connect

    About

    Taking care of

    • trailing slashes
    • repeated slashes
    • repeated question marks
    • repeated ampersands
    • repeated query strings
    • case sensitivity

    Redirect example

    request:  //sLuG??param=val&&param2=val2
    response: /slug/?param=val&param2=val2
    

    Installation

    $ npm install express-url

    Usage

    As middelware

    // Require module
    var expurl = require('express-url');
     
    // Process routes through middleware
    app.use(expurl());

    Middelware options

    app.use(expurl({
        requestType: 'GET',
        redirectStatusCode: 302,
        lowercase: true,
        trailingSlash: true,
        repetedSlash: true,
        repeatedQuestionMark: true,
        repeatedAmpersand: true
    }));

    Tests

    $ npm install
    cd node_modules/express-url
    $ npm test

    Recommendations

    • do not serve static files with node directly
    • use case sensitive and strict routing
    app.set('case sensitive routing', true);
    app.set('strict routing', true);

    Install

    npm i express-url

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    Version

    1.4.0

    License

    MIT

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    Collaborators

    • antuankhanna