Our intent is to provide a minimal, extensible, customizable, and free display library for discriminating designers and developers who want to use interactive maps in their own projects. Modest Maps provides a core set of features in a tight, clean package, with plenty of hooks for additional functionality.
This package includes a copy of YUICompressor,
which requires a version of Java on your system. To create a new build of
Modest Maps (only necessary for development), run
make from the root
Developing with npm:
Modest Maps includes a
package.json file to guide usage of its code on the
server-side, and to handle certain dependencies.
To install developer dependencies - needed for documentation and tests - you'll need npm:
npm install --dev
expresso to be installed by
npm, as noted above. To run tests,