A CORS-friendly webservice for fetching app.json file content from GitHub and Bitbucket repos
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A CORS-friendly webservice (and node module) for fetching app.json file content from GitHub and Bitbucket repos

Installation

Download node at nodejs.org and install it, if you haven't already.

npm install app-json-fetcher --save

Run it as a service

git clone https://github.com/app-json/app-json-fetcher
npm install
npm start

Use it programatically

npm install app-json-fetcher --save
var fetch = require("app-json-fetcher").fetch

// Github shorthand
fetch("github:zeke/slideshow", function(err, manifest) {
  console.log(err, manifest)
})

// Bitbucket shorthand
fetch("bitbucket:sikelianos/web-starter-kit", function(err, manifest) {
  console.log(err, manifest)
})

// Long URL with branch or commit
fetch("https://github.com/zeke/moby/tree/master", function(err, manifest) {
  console.log(err, manifest)
})

Sample endpoints

Tests

npm install
npm test

License

MIT