Scalable frontend architecture
This project can be used with bower or npm. This will install both the concatenated and minified files, along with the sourcemap for both of them. It will also install the dependencies needed to run the project
bower install deco #or npm install decojs
The rest of this readme is for contributors to this project.
npm install -g bower npm install -g grunt-cli
This project uses grunt for installation, building and testing. With grunt and bower installed, the
grunt command can be used to perform any of the other tasks. Before grunt can be used, some node packages must be installed:
Download the dependencies using bower:
Building the project
Grunt can be used to concatenate the AMD modules and minify them:
karma is used for automatic testing. In development a test server can be started, and the tests will be automatically run when a file changes:
Connect to the test server by opening one or more browsers and navigating to http://localhost:9876
On the build server all of these steps (installing dependencies, building the project and running tests) can be done with the default grunt commant:
Releasing a new version
Grunt can be used to create a new version. This will commit the latest changes, increment the version and tag the commit with v..:
When creating a new release, merge master to the release branch, update the releaseNotes.md file and then run the grunt release script. This will create a single commit with all the release info. Push the release branch to the server with tags, then publish the new version on npm, using
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