Oct 2, 2020

Using Highland to Throttle

Usually when doing a command line tool you will like to throttle the handling speed, at least if this is a tool that is doing some kind of http request. Highland is a library that adds this kind of functionality to your toolkit by working with node streams.

Code of the Day

Here we throttle with allowing two operations in parallell.

const _ = require('highland');
const split = require('split');
const input = process.stdin.pipe(split());

  .map((line) => {
    return _(my_code(line))
  .toArray(function (res) {
    console.log('complete ');

async function my_code(item) {