Context sensitive notifications for Rails && XHR.
gem install 'crouton'
//= require crouton
Then, use the
render_crouton method in your controllers, any option you pass
will be converted to a message.
class PostsController < ActionController::Base def update if @post.save render_crouton notice: 'Saved' else render_crouton errors: @post.errors end end end
Finally, find a good spot in your HTML for the Crouton, and add the
.crouton-placeholder CSS class in the container of choice.
<div class="content crouton-placeholder"> ...
Three styles are supported out of the box: info, warning and danger. The duration of each message is 1500, 2000 and 3000 respectively.
You can customize the colours for this three styles by defining the following SASS variables:
You can also create your custom messages:
render_crouton Crouton::Message.new(:hint, 'You can double tap for more info.', duration: 5000), placeholder: '.custom-crouton-placeholder'
Copyright (c) 2014 Máximo Mussini Permission is hereby granted, free of charge, to any person obtaining a copy of this software and associated documentation files (the "Software"), to deal in the Software without restriction, including without limitation the rights to use, copy, modify, merge, publish, distribute, sublicense, and/or sell copies of the Software, and to permit persons to whom the Software is furnished to do so, subject to the following conditions: The above copyright notice and this permission notice shall be included in all copies or substantial portions of the Software. THE SOFTWARE IS PROVIDED "AS IS", WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND NONINFRINGEMENT. IN NO EVENT SHALL THE AUTHORS OR COPYRIGHT HOLDERS BE LIABLE FOR ANY CLAIM, DAMAGES OR OTHER LIABILITY, WHETHER IN AN ACTION OF CONTRACT, TORT OR OTHERWISE, ARISING FROM, OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE SOFTWARE OR THE USE OR OTHER DEALINGS IN THE SOFTWARE.
The name and the idea of Crouton originates in a blog article by Cyril Mottier.