node-oracledb 2.0 is now production on https://www.npmjs.com/package/oracledb
The key user change in node-oracledb 2.0 is the introduction of pre-built binaries, removing the installation pain felt particularly by Windows users.
Incremental changes include:
- Improved data type support.
- Improved query handling and performance.
Other enhancements and bug fixes also landed.
node-oracledb 2.0 is the first node-oracledb release to use the ODPI-C abstraction layer https://github.com/oracle/odpi, which is also used by Python's cx_Oracle API, as well as 3rd party APIs for other languages.
For details see the Release Announcement at: https://blogs.oracle.com/opal/node-oracledb-20-with-pre-built-binaries-is-on-npm
Quick Start Installation instructions: