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Utils =
getCurrentVersion: ->
# Chromium #15242 will make this XHR request to access the manifest unnecessary.
manifestRequest = new XMLHttpRequest()"GET", chrome.extension.getURL("manifest.json"), false)
# Takes a dot-notation object string and call the function
# that it points to with the correct value for 'this'.
invokeCommandString: (str, argArray) ->
components = str.split('.')
obj = window
for component in components[0...-1]
obj = obj[component]
func = obj[components.pop()]
func.apply(obj, argArray)
# Creates a single DOM element from :html
createElementFromHtml: (html) ->
tmp = document.createElement("div")
tmp.innerHTML = html
escapeHtml: (string) -> string.replace(/</g, "&lt;").replace(/>/g, "&gt;")
# Generates a unique ID
createUniqueId: (->
id = 0
return -> id += 1
hasChromePrefix: (url) ->
chromePrefixes = [ 'about', 'view-source' ]
for prefix in chromePrefixes
return true if url.startsWith prefix
# Completes a partial URL (without scheme)
createFullUrl: (partialUrl) ->
if (!/^[a-z]{3,}:\/\//.test(partialUrl))
"http://" + partialUrl
# Tries to detect, whether :str is a valid URL.
isUrl: (str) ->
# more or less RFC compliant URL host part parsing. This should be sufficient
# for our needs
urlRegex = new RegExp(
'^(?:([^:]+)(?::([^:]+))?@)?' + # user:password (optional) => \1, \2
'([^:]+|\\[[^\\]]+\\])' + # host name (IPv6 addresses in square brackets allowed) => \3
'(?::(\\d+))?$' # port number (optional) => \4
# these are all official ASCII TLDs that are longer than 3 characters
# (including the inofficial .onion TLD used by TOR)
longTlds = [ 'arpa', 'asia', 'coop', 'info', 'jobs', 'local', 'mobi', 'museum', 'name', 'onion' ]
# are there more?
specialHostNames = [ 'localhost' ]
# it starts with a scheme, so it's definitely an URL
if (/^[a-z]{3,}:\/\//.test(str))
return true
# spaces => definitely not a valid URL
if (str.indexOf(' ') >= 0)
return false
# assuming that this is an URL, try to parse it into its meaningful parts. If matching fails, we're
# pretty sure that we don't have some kind of URL here.
match = urlRegex.exec(str.split('/')[0])
if (!match)
return false
hostname = match[3]
# allow known special host names
if (specialHostNames.indexOf(hostname) >= 0)
return true
# allow IPv6 addresses (need to be wrapped in brackets, as required by RFC). It is sufficient to check
# for a colon here, as the regex wouldn't match colons in the host name unless it's an v6 address
if (hostname.indexOf(':') >= 0)
return true
# at this point we have to make a decision. As a heuristic, we check if the input has dots in it. If
# yes, and if the last part could be a TLD, treat it as an URL.
dottedParts = hostname.split('.')
lastPart = dottedParts[dottedParts.length-1]
if (dottedParts.length > 1 && ((lastPart.length >= 2 && lastPart.length <= 3) ||
longTlds.indexOf(lastPart) >= 0))
return true
# also allow IPv4 addresses
if (/^(\d{1,3}\.){3}\d{1,3}$/.test(hostname))
return true
# fallback: no URL
return false
# Creates a search URL from the given :query.
createSearchUrl: (query) ->
# we need to escape explictely to encode characters like "+" correctly
"" + encodeURIComponent(query)
# Converts :string into a google search if it's not already a URL.
# We don't bother with escaping characters as Chrome will do that for us.
convertToUrl: (string) ->
string = string.trim()
# special-case about:[url] and view-source:[url]
if Utils.hasChromePrefix string then string
if (Utils.isUrl(string)) then Utils.createFullUrl(string) else Utils.createSearchUrl(string)
# This creates a new function out of an existing function, where the new function takes fewer arguments.
# This allows us to pass around functions instead of functions + a partial list of arguments.
Function.prototype.curry = ->
fixedArguments = Array.copy(arguments)
fn = this
-> fn.apply(this, fixedArguments.concat(Array.copy(arguments)))
Array.copy = (array) ->, 0)
String::startsWith = (str) -> @indexOf(str) == 0
# A very simple method for defining a new class (constructor and methods) using a single hash.
# No support for inheritance is included because we really shouldn't need it.
# TODO(philc): remove this.
Class =
extend: (properties) ->
newClass = ->
this.init.apply(this, arguments) if (this.init)
newClass.prototype = properties
newClass.constructor = newClass
globalRoot = if window? then window else global
globalRoot.extend = (hash1, hash2) ->
for key of hash2
hash1[key] = hash2[key]
root = exports ? window
root.Utils = Utils
root.Class = Class
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