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Node JS JSON question

Posted on 2015-01-19
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Hello I have a node module that sends email
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var nodemailer = require("nodemailer");

var app = express();

var smtpTransport = nodemailer.createTransport("SMTP",
    {
    service: "Gmail",
    auth: {
       user: "person@Gmail.com",
        pass: "passval"

    }
});

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I would like to save the credentials in a separate json file

File:  security.json

  { "user": "person@Gmail.com",
    "pass": "passval"
  }

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var nodemailer = require("nodemailer");
var credentials = require("./security.json");

var app = express();

var smtpTransport = nodemailer.createTransport("SMTP",
    {
    service: "Gmail",
    auth: {
       user: credentials.user,
        pass: credentials.pass

    }
});
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Question by:charlesbaldo
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What's your question and what is it about your code that doesn't work?

Your code works for me.
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by:charlesbaldo
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Changing it to a .js file worked for me
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