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Initial time range – from 10 Feb, 2023 to 13 May, 2023

Final time range – from 11 Nov, 2023 to 10 Feb, 2024

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Summary of expressjs/express

The expressjs/express GitHub repository is essentially the home of Express.js: a standard web applications framework for Node.js. Express.js is widely recognized for being uncomplicated, robust, and versatile.

Here's an overview of the repository in markdown:

  • Name of the Repository: express
  • Owner: expressjs
  • Primary Language: JavaScript
  • Short Description: Fast, unopinionated, minimalist web framework for node.
  • License: MIT License, one of the permissive licenses.

Express.js provides a smooth and simple interface to create websites and web apps with Node.js. It provides numerous powerful features for web and mobile applications. An exemplary instance of the use of Express.js is the MEAN software bundle: MongoDB, Express.js, Angular.js, Node.js.

The contributions range from ways to handle HTTP requests and responses to plugins called 'middleware' that can mechanize almost all facets of web apps creation and the HTTP pipeline.

  • Extensive Middleware Support: Express.js's middleware stack facilitates the execution of multiple middleware on the same request. Middleware are capable of performing operations on the request and response objects, ending the request/response cycle, and calling the next middleware in the stack.
  • Easy Routing: Routing is performed on the basis of HTTP method and URL, much like Django and Flask.
  • View System Supporting 14+ Template Engines: A view system enabling the creation of dynamic content on the webpages by passing variables to the templates.

The repository also includes documentation, wiki, guides, and examples to aid the community to efficiently contribute to it and for developers to easily make use of it.

The expressjs/express repository has broad community engagement, with numerous contributors working on issues and implementing new features.

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