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;;; helm-firefox.el --- Firefox bookmarks
;; Copyright (C) 2012 Thierry Volpiatto <thierry.volpiatto@gmail.com>
;; This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
;; it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
;; the Free Software Foundation, either version 3 of the License, or
;; (at your option) any later version.
;; This program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful,
;; but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of
;; MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. See the
;; GNU General Public License for more details.
;; You should have received a copy of the GNU General Public License
;; along with this program. If not, see <http://www.gnu.org/licenses/>.
;;; Code:
(eval-when-compile (require 'cl))
(require 'helm)
(require 'helm-utils)
(require 'helm-adaptative)
;;
;; You will have to set firefox to import bookmarks in his html file bookmarks.html.
;; (only for firefox versions >=3)
;; To achieve that, open about:config in firefox and double click on this line to enable value
;; to true:
;; user_pref("browser.bookmarks.autoExportHTML", false);
;; You should have now:
;; user_pref("browser.bookmarks.autoExportHTML", true);
;; NOTE: This is also working in the same way for mozilla aka seamonkey.
(defvar helm-firefox-bookmark-url-regexp "\\(https\\|http\\|ftp\\|about\\|file\\)://[^ \"]*")
(defvar helm-firefox-bookmarks-regexp ">\\([^><]+.[^</a>]\\)")
(defun helm-get-firefox-user-init-dir ()
"Guess the default Firefox user directory name."
(let* ((moz-dir (concat (getenv "HOME") "/.mozilla/firefox/"))
(moz-user-dir
(with-current-buffer (find-file-noselect (concat moz-dir "profiles.ini"))
(goto-char (point-min))
(prog1
(when (search-forward "Path=" nil t)
(buffer-substring-no-properties (point) (point-at-eol)))
(kill-buffer)))))
(file-name-as-directory (concat moz-dir moz-user-dir))))
(defun helm-guess-firefox-bookmark-file ()
"Return the path of the Firefox bookmarks file."
(concat (helm-get-firefox-user-init-dir) "bookmarks.html"))
(defvar helm-c-firefox-bookmarks-alist nil)
(defvar helm-c-source-firefox-bookmarks
'((name . "Firefox Bookmarks")
(init . (lambda ()
(setq helm-c-firefox-bookmarks-alist
(helm-html-bookmarks-to-alist
(helm-guess-firefox-bookmark-file)
helm-firefox-bookmark-url-regexp
helm-firefox-bookmarks-regexp))))
(candidates . (lambda ()
(mapcar #'car helm-c-firefox-bookmarks-alist)))
(filtered-candidate-transformer
helm-c-adaptive-sort
helm-c-highlight-firefox-bookmarks)
(action . (("Browse Url"
. (lambda (candidate)
(helm-c-browse-url
(helm-c-firefox-bookmarks-get-value candidate))))
("Copy Url"
. (lambda (elm)
(kill-new (helm-c-w3m-bookmarks-get-value elm))))))))
(defun helm-c-firefox-bookmarks-get-value (elm)
(assoc-default elm helm-c-firefox-bookmarks-alist))
(defun helm-c-highlight-firefox-bookmarks (bookmarks source)
(loop for i in bookmarks
collect (propertize
i 'face '((:foreground "YellowGreen"))
'help-echo (helm-c-firefox-bookmarks-get-value i))))
;;;###autoload
(defun helm-firefox-bookmarks ()
"Preconfigured `helm' for firefox bookmark.
You will have to enable html bookmarks in firefox:
open about:config in firefox and double click on this line to enable value \
to true:
user_pref(\"browser.bookmarks.autoExportHTML\", false);
You should have now:
user_pref(\"browser.bookmarks.autoExportHTML\", true);
After closing firefox, you will be able to browse you bookmarks.
"
(interactive)
(helm-other-buffer 'helm-c-source-firefox-bookmarks
"*Helm Firefox*"))
(provide 'helm-firefox)
;; Local Variables:
;; coding: utf-8
;; indent-tabs-mode: nil
;; byte-compile-dynamic: t
;; End:
;;; helm-firefox.el ends here
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