Connect is a middleware framework for node,
shipping with over 18 bundled middleware and a rich selection of
3rd-party middleware.

var app = connect()
  .use(function(req, res){
    res.end('hello world\n');



$ npm install connect


  • logger request logger with custom format support
  • csrf Cross-site request forgery protection
  • compress Gzip compression middleware
  • basicAuth basic http authentication
  • bodyParser extensible request body parser
  • json application/json parser
  • urlencoded application/x-www-form-urlencoded parser
  • multipart multipart/form-data parser
  • timeout request timeouts
  • cookieParser cookie parser
  • session session management support with bundled MemoryStore
  • cookieSession cookie-based session support
  • methodOverride faux HTTP method support
  • responseTime calculates response-time and exposes via X-Response-Time
  • staticCache memory cache layer for the static() middleware
  • static streaming static file server supporting Range and more
  • directory directory listing middleware
  • vhost virtual host sub-domain mapping middleware
  • favicon efficient favicon server (with default icon)
  • limit limit the bytesize of request bodies
  • query automatic querystring parser, populating req.query
  • errorHandler flexible error handler