Dismoi - extension
Dis moi means Tell me in
Dismoi is a web extension that allows anyone to post information directly on any web page you browse. If you follow an informer, his messages are displayed at the time you visit the pages he has commented on.
To learn more about the uses cases, visit the
At the time of writing, information are stored in database and exposed via the Dismoi Backend.
You can find the latest tests version of Dismoi extension on the releases page.
For the latest production version of Dismoi extension visit the official addon page of you favorite browser:
To the attention of the Mozilla addon reviewer.
To reach zero diff with the submitted addon, the addon must be build with node version
yarn install && NODE_ENV=production yarn build:firefox
Or just run the build process with
The Dismoi extension requires the following permissions :
activeTabThe extension is able to follow your navigation on the active tab, when you browse to a new
URLyou may receive a new information.
storageThe extension use the
syncstorage area to store and sync across browser instance the following informations :
prefsThe contributions you dismissed, disliked, liked, read. Also if you accepted the
🇫🇷Term of Service.
subscriptionsWhich informers you are following.
installationDetailsThe extension version, date of installation, date of last update.
userA generated unique identifier.
serviceMessageThe last time you saw the service message, to avoid showing it up again.
matches: ['*://*/*']To potentially notify you on any page you are visiting.
In the near future we wan't to use the declarative content API, to avoid injecting Js everywhere and further protect your private life (see #275).
- Clone the repository
git clone firstname.lastname@example.org:dis-moi/extension.git dismoi-extension
- Install yarn
- Install dependencies
To start the
profilesapp in development run the following command
- Create a copy of
.env.developmentand adjust the values.
Read further on environments.
- Start the extension
Watch files changes (but do not reload the content script though)
- Open chrome://extensions/,
- activate Developer mode
- click Load unpacked
- and load
Chrom(e|ium) browser is recommend for development. see https://developer.chrome.com/extensions/getstarted#manifest
You’re welcome to help!
For further reading, refer to the Dismoi contributing guidelines.
# test everything yarn test
For integration tests see #289
There is a Storybook for Dismoi components design, exploration, testing and documentation. It's hot reloaded. Storybook may be run with the following command:
It also possible to build a static version, the one you can see here : https://storybook.lmem.net.
You can do this with:
It is automatically deployed to https://storybook.lmem.net on every
develop branch update.
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