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What you need to build Sizzle
In order to build Sizzle, you need to have Node.js/npm latest and git 1.7 or later. (Earlier versions might work OK, but are not tested.)
Mac OS users should install Homebrew. Once Homebrew is installed, run
brew install git to install git,
brew install node to install Node.js.
Linux/BSD users should use their appropriate package managers to install git and Node.js, or build from source if you swing that way. Easy-peasy.
How to build Sizzle
Clone a copy of the main Sizzle git repo by running:
git clone git://github.com/jquery/sizzle.git
sizzle/dist folder you will find build version of sizzle along with the minified copy and associated map file.
npm install, it's also preferable (but not necessarily) to globally install
npm install -g grunt-cli
test/index.htmlin the browser or run
grunt teston the command line
- The actual unit tests are in the
npm run buildor
gruntwill lint, build, test, and compare the sizes of the built files.
grunt watchcan be run to re-lint, re-build, and re-test files as you change them.
grunt -helpwill show other available commands