Logger by Salesforce Labs
$ sudo npm install -g coffee-script $ git clone firstname.lastname@example.org:ForceDotComLabs/Logger.git $ cd Logger $ npm install .
$ brew install redis $ sudo npm install -g node-dev
Create a new Connected App:
- App Setup -> Create -> Apps
- Connected Apps -> New
- Enter all required information
loggr:///login/success/redirectas the Callback URL.
If you want a different Callback URL you can edit
src/coffeescript/ContainerAuth.coffee. It is best practice to not include the Consumer Key in the source code. Therefor you have to declare an environment variable. If you use bash edit your ``/.bash_profile` and export the Client Id:
export LOGGER_CLIENT_ID=<Your OAuth Consumer Consumer Key>
To run the web app you need to create another OAuth consumer with the Callback Url
http://localhost:4000/token and also export the Consumer Key and Consumer Secret:
export LOGGER_WEB_CONSUMER_KEY=<Your OAuth Consumer Consumer Key> export LOGGER_WEB_CONSUMER_SECRET=<Your OAuth Consumer Consumer Secret>
The variables are used in
To build the hybrid app open the terminal and call
make with the corresponding target. The process adds watchers to the filesystem which re-compiles CoffeeScript, Stylus and the templates whenever a change is detected.
$ make ios
xcode/Logger.xcodeproj with XCode. Select your device or the simulator and run it with
Cmd+r. Whenever you change source code you only have to re-run the app again to see the changes. When you are done developing kill the
make ios process.
Fetch all the related git project dependencies
$ git submodule init $ git submodule update --init --recursive
Import projects into Eclipse
- Go to File -> Import and select General -> Existing Projects into Workspace.
- Import the
<logger_dir>/android/external/SalesforceMobileSDK/native/SalesforceSDKproject from Salesforce Mobile SDK Android
- Similarly, select the folder
<logger_dir>/androidand import project
Loggerinto the workspace.
Build and run
$ make android
Right-click Logger in the Project Explorer and select Debug As -> Android Application.
Whenever you change source code you only have to switch to Eclipse, select the project, hit F5 and re-run the app. When you are done developing kill the
make android process.
If you see error
Unable to resolve target 'android-15' make sure you've got Android 4.0.3 (API 15) installed via the SDK manager.
NodeJS Web App
To test the web app you need to run Redis and NodeJS express server:
$ redis-server & make nodejs
Open browser and point to localhost:4000 and login with your Salesforce credentials. To enable cross-domain request we recommend to use Google Chrome Canary and disable the web security with the following script:
#!/bin/bash open -a /Applications/Google\ Chrome\ Canary.app --args --allow-file-access-from-files --disable-web-security
Chrome Canary also supports to emulate a mobile browser with Touch events and specific device metrics like 320x480.
IMPORTANT: Only use this browser instance for testing since web security is disabled!
All source files live in the
Scripting is implemented using CoffeeScript.
The main entrypoint is
Styling is implemented using Stylus.
src/stylesheets/main.styl contains the main stylesheets and
src/stylesheets/mixins.styl contains the mixin-functions.
Hogan.js is used as the template engine.
The main site templates are in
src/views and all others are in
For the NodeJS portion please have a look at
$ make tdd
Verve notifies whenever a file has been recompiled or tests are passing/failing whenever a file is changed.
For Growl notifications support install growlnotify.
On OS X 10.8, Notification Center is supported using terminal-notifier. To install:
$ sudo gem install terminal-notifier
The CasperJS tests are still experimental and work in progress.
$ brew install casperjs $ make casper
In order to run the tests you need to specify environment variables for the test user:
export LOGGER_TEST_USER=<test user username> export LOGGER_TEST_PASS=<test user password>
The tests run a headless browser and take screenshots which can be found in the
CoffeeLint is used as CoffeeScript linting engine.
Run it with:
$ make lint
Right now you see lots of errors for
Line ends with trailing whitespace. This is caused by the way we document the code using docco and there is an enhancement request file.
sudo easy_install Pygments make docs
Open the docs folder and find the source code documentation for each class.
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