ServiceBroker

defaultOptions

defaultOptions

Default broker options

ServiceBroker

new ServiceBroker(options)

Service broker class

Static Members

constructor

new ServiceBroker(options: Object)

Creates an instance of ServiceBroker.

Parameters

Property Type Default Description
options Object - -

registerMiddlewares

registerMiddlewares(userMiddlewares)

Register middlewares (user & internal)

Parameters

Property Type Default Description

start

start()

Start broker. If has transporter, transporter.connect will be called.

stop

stop()

Stop broker. If has transporter, transporter.disconnect will be called.

repl

repl()

Switch the console to REPL mode.

Examples

broker.start().then(() => broker.repl());

getLogger

getLogger(module: String, props): Logger

Get a custom logger for sub-modules (service, transporter, cacher, context…etc)

Parameters

Property Type Default Description
module String - Name of module
props - Module properties (service name, version, …etc

fatal

fatal(message: String, err, needExit: boolean)

Fatal error. Print the message to console and exit the process (if need)

Parameters

Property Type Default Description
message String - -
err - -
needExit - -

loadServices

loadServices(folder: string, fileMask: string): Number

Load services from a folder

Parameters

Property Type Default Description
folder - Folder of services
fileMask - Service filename mask

loadService

loadService(filePath, Path: string): Service

Load a service from file

Parameters

Property Type Default Description
Path string - of service

watchService

watchService(service: Service)

Watch a service file and hot reload if it’s changed.

Parameters

Property Type Default Description
service Service - -

hotReloadService

hotReloadService(service: Service): Service

Hot reload a service

Parameters

Property Type Default Description
service Service - -

createService

createService(schema: any, schemaMods): Service

Create a new service by schema

Parameters

Property Type Default Description
schema any - Schema of service or a Service class
schemaMods - Modified schema

addLocalService

addLocalService(service: Service)

Add a local service instance

Parameters

Property Type Default Description
service Service - -

registerLocalService

registerLocalService(registryItem: Object)

Register a local service to Service Registry

Parameters

Property Type Default Description
registryItem Object - -

destroyService

destroyService(service: Service)

Destroy a local service

Parameters

Property Type Default Description
service Service - -

servicesChanged

servicesChanged(localService)

It will be called when a new local or remote service
is registered or unregistered.

Parameters

Property Type Default Description

registerInternalServices

registerInternalServices()

Register internal services

getLocalService

getLocalService(name: String, version): Service

Get a local service by name

Parameters

Property Type Default Description
name String - -
version - -

waitForServices

waitForServices(serviceNames, timeout: Number, interval: Number, logger): Promise

Wait for other services

Parameters

Property Type Default Description
serviceNames - -
timeout Number - Timeout in milliseconds
interval Number - Check interval in milliseconds

use

Deprecated

use(mws: Function)

Add a middleware to the broker

Parameters

Property Type Default Description
mws Function - -

findNextActionEndpoint

findNextActionEndpoint(actionName: String, opts): undefined

Find the next available endpoint for action

Parameters

Property Type Default Description
actionName String - -
opts - -

call

call(actionName: String, params, opts): Promise

Call an action

Parameters

Property Type Default Description
actionName String - name of action
params - params of action
opts - options of call (optional)

mcall

mcall(def): undefined

Multiple action calls.

Parameters

Property Type Default Description
def - Calling definitions.

Examples

Call mcall with an array:

broker.mcall([
{ action: "posts.find", params: { limit: 5, offset: 0 } },
{ action: "users.find", params: { limit: 5, sort: "username" }, opts: { timeout: 500 } }
]).then(results => {
let posts = results[0];
let users = results[1];
})

Call mcall with an Object:

broker.mcall({
posts: { action: "posts.find", params: { limit: 5, offset: 0 } },
users: { action: "users.find", params: { limit: 5, sort: "username" }, opts: { timeout: 500 } }
}).then(results => {
let posts = results.posts;
let users = results.users;
})

emit

emit(eventName: string, payload: any, groups)

Emit an event (grouped & balanced global event)

Parameters

Property Type Default Description
eventName string - -
payload any - -
groups - -

broadcast

broadcast(eventName: string, payload: any, groups)

Broadcast an event for all local & remote services

Parameters

Property Type Default Description
eventName string - -
payload any - -
groups - -

broadcastLocal

broadcastLocal(eventName: string, payload: any, groups, nodeID)

Broadcast an event for all local services

Parameters

Property Type Default Description
eventName string - -
payload any - -
groups - -
nodeID - -

ping

ping(nodeID, timeout): Promise

Send ping to a node (or all nodes if nodeID is null)

Parameters

Property Type Default Description
nodeID - -
timeout - -

getHealthStatus

getHealthStatus(): Promise

Get local node health status

getLocalNodeInfo

getLocalNodeInfo()

Get local node info.

getEventGroups

getEventGroups(eventName: String)

Get event groups by event name

Parameters

Property Type Default Description
eventName String - -

emitLocalServices

emitLocalServices(event: String, payload: any, groups: any, sender: String, broadcast: boolean)

Emit event to local nodes. It is called from transit when a remote event received
or from

Parameters

Property Type Default Description
event String - -
payload any - -
groups any - -
sender String - -
broadcast boolean - -

getCpuUsage

getCpuUsage(): undefined

Get node overall CPU usage

MOLECULER_VERSION

MOLECULER_VERSION

Version of Moleculer

PROTOCOL_VERSION

PROTOCOL_VERSION

Version of Protocol

defaultOptions

defaultOptions

Default configuration