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JavaScript Shell Command Line Processing

I like to use a JavaScript shell when developing custom JavaScript functions which contain more than a few lines of code. Logic and coding errors are easier to spot. The development cycle is also faster because you can avoid the cycle of loading code onto a web server, reloading a web page, etc. What is a JavaScript shell you may ask? First some background. JavaScript is a complex full-featured weakly typed object- based functional programming language originally developed by Brendan Eich in 1995 while working on the Netscape Navigator browser. It is most frequently used in client-side web applications but