chrome extension bootstrap with coffee, jade and stylus
npm install chromext
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|Version||0.0.2 last updated a year ago|
|Dependencies (8)||optparse, promzard, watch, coffee-script, jade, stylus, underscore, underscore.string|
chromext is a command line tool that can create a basic workspace for Chrome Extensions with CoffeeScript, Stylus and Jade support. It includes a compilation system that automatically compiles the source files and watches changes. Also, it can automatically archive the workspace into a .zip. It's pretty handy.
npm install -g chromext
Setting up a chromext workspace
Chromext can set up a simple and basic Chrome Extension workspace for you. Simply do:
chromext init [name]
This will ask you for a extension name, a description and a version which will be written into the
name is not given, the extension will be created in the current directory.
Compile source files on-the-fly
Chromext can automatically watch file changes in your workspace and convert
jade files for you. To run the watchers, do:
chromext watch [name]
Building the extension
Chromext can automatically create a
.zip file for you, which you can upload to the Chrome Developer Dashboard. To archive your workspace into a
.zip file, do:
chromext build [name]
Please note that you need to have the
zip command line tool to build extensions using chromext.