Create a node server that create a child process to run another script

Create a child process using fork, Run other script using that child process.

  idkblogs.com      September 2, 2021

Shubham Verma

Shubham Verma


Create a node server that create a child process to run another script

Create a node server that create a child process to run another script


In this article, we will learn how we can create a child process in nodejs. we will create a node server and this server will fork a child process to execute a script file getCount.js.
In this, we will create a server.js and write the code to create a node server. In this server, we'll fork a child process to execute a script getCount.js.
So, let's dive into the codes.

server.js


The above codes will create a server, and at the time of server start, this will fork a child process to run the script getCount.js
Let's write the getCount.js script:
getCount.js


In the above script, there is a for loop that simply print the number from 1 to 100, and the above script will be executed by the child process created by the node server.

Run the node server using below command:




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