node-protobuf-client

Google protobuf based client

npm install node-protobuf-client
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node-protobuf-client

Google protobuf based client

Installation

npm install node-protobuf-client

Usage

var fs = require('fs');
var ProtoClient = require('node-protobuf-client');
var descriptor = fs.readFileSync('./messages.desc');

var client = new ProtoClient([host], [port], descriptor);
client.on('connect', function() {
    client.send([messageName], [attrs]);
});
  • host: server hostname or address
  • port: server port
  • descriptor: message descriptor buffer
  • messageName: name of the message to send
  • attrs: message content

Generate descriptor file

protoc --descriptor_set_out=messages.desc --include_imports messages.proto

Sample

Take a look to the sample directory :)

License

The MIT License (MIT)

Copyright (c) 2013 Gohy Leandre

Permission is hereby granted, free of charge, to any person obtaining a copy of this software and associated documentation files (the "Software"), to deal in the Software without restriction, including without limitation the rights to use, copy, modify, merge, publish, distribute, sublicense, and/or sell copies of the Software, and to permit persons to whom the Software is furnished to do so, subject to the following conditions:

The above copyright notice and this permission notice shall be included in all copies or substantial portions of the Software.

THE SOFTWARE IS PROVIDED "AS IS", WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND NONINFRINGEMENT. IN NO EVENT SHALL THE AUTHORS OR COPYRIGHT HOLDERS BE LIABLE FOR ANY CLAIM, DAMAGES OR OTHER LIABILITY, WHETHER IN AN ACTION OF CONTRACT, TORT OR OTHERWISE, ARISING FROM, OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE SOFTWARE OR THE USE OR OTHER DEALINGS IN THE SOFTWARE.

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