Skip to content
master
Switch branches/tags
Code

Latest commit

 

Git stats

Files

Permalink
Failed to load latest commit information.
Type
Name
Latest commit message
Commit time
lib
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

react-applications

Write applications with only React and this library! Simply use this to create a configuration document/object or watch and react to the components changing over time.

Demo

Watch the demo video!

Usage (API)

You can use the synchronous API by just calling react-applications with some JSX elements.

const React = require('react')
const reactApps = require('react-applications')

function MyComp(props) { return props.children }
const structure = reactApps(<MyComp><div foo="bar" /></MyComp>)
console.log(structure)
/*
MyComp {
  state: {},
  children:
  [ { type: 'div', key: null, props: [{ foo: 'bar' }], children: [] } ],
  props: {},
  type: [Function: MyComp] }
*/

You can mix objects and JSX at will.

const React = require('react')
const reactApps = require('react-applications')

function MyComp() { return { foo: 'bar' } }
console.log(reactApps(<MyComp />))
/* { foo: 'bar' } */

Dynamic mode

You can also watch for changes in the components. To do this provide an onChange function. You can also use componentDidUpdate in your components as long as you pass onChange or set the dynamic: true option.

const ClassComponent extends React.Component {
  componentDidUpdate(prevProps, prevState, snapshot) {
    console.log('Component updated! Yay!')
  }
  componentDidMount() {
    this.setState({ foo: 'bar' })
  }
}
const structure = reactApps(<ClassComponent />, {
  onChange: (oldState, newState) => {
    const diff = require('json-diff')(oldState, newState)
    console.log(oldState, newState, diff)  // previous component, current component, and diff between
  }
})
// And it's all mounted synchronously
structure.state // { foo: 'bar' }

About

Write applications with only React and this library! Simply use this to create a configuration document/object or watch and react to the components changing over time.

Resources

Releases

No releases published

Packages

No packages published