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JavaScript Node.js Basics (2014) Building a Command Line Application Handling Errors in Node

Binu Alexander
Binu Alexander
4,081 Points

Node.js Basics Challenge Task 3 of 3

ERROR " you didnt log out the 'property' attribute "

What is wrong here ?

var http = require("http");
var request =
http.get("http://teamtreehouse.com/chalkers.json", function(response){

request.on('error', function(error){console.error(error)});

You're welcome =]

1 Answer

Hi again Binu,

In this part of the challenge, you are very close! You just have to grab the message from the error object using dot notation:

request.on('error', function(error){ console.error(error.message); });


Thank you so much for your help on this challenge. I was stuck for awhile.