Simplenote for Electron
A Simplenote React client packaged in Electron. Learn more about Simplenote at Simplenote.com.
- Clone the repo:
git clone https://github.com/Automattic/simplenote-electron.git
npm run dev
- The dev server will start on http://localhost:4000, and the Electron app will launch automatically.
- For all logging from Electron to be printed to the terminal (e.g.
app.js), you might need to set
- Sign up for a new account within the app. Use the account for testing purposes only as all note data will be periodically cleared out on the server.
Note: Simplenote API features such as sharing and publishing will not work with development builds. Due to a limitation of
make installation paths used for build cannot have spaces.
Unit tests are run with
End-to-end tests are run with
npm run test-e2e.
Note that the
Spectron version corresponds with the version of
Electron we are using.
Use the corresponding API docs for
webdriver-io which correspond to the
At the time of writing you will want to refer to the webdriver-io v4.13 API docs.
Please adhere to the same guidelines as found in wp-calypso.
See CONTRIBUTING.md for more guidelines.
- node-simperium for Simperium syncing.
- ReactJS for UI.
Simplenote for Other Platforms
simplenote-electron is the official Simplenote desktop app for Windows and Linux.
For other platforms, see: