GmailJS Node boilerplate
This repo contains sample code to get a WebExtensions-based browser-extension using the gmail.js library.
First get the code and build it:
# get code git clone https://github.com/josteink/gmailjs-node-boilerplate/ # get deps and build cd gmailjs-node-boilerplate npm install # ensure you're running latest version! npm update npm run build
Now ensure the code loads and works:
- Load the folder containing the extension (or
manifest.json) in your browser.
mail.google.comin your browser and open the developer console.
You should be greeted by a message saying the following
Hello, <you>. This is your extension talking!
If that works, you should now be ready to customize the
extension-code. Do this by editing
You can also interact with a instance of Gmail.js ready for use.
should already be exposed in the developer console as a global
You can use this to get familiar with the API.