librejs

Created 3 years ago
Maintained by billauger
LibreJS is a free add-on for GNU IceCat and other Mozilla-based browsers. It blocks nonfree nontrivial JavaScript while allowing JavaScript that is free and/or trivial.  |  http://www.gnu.org/software/librejs/
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Girish M committed 11 months ago
## LibreJS - WebExtensions Edition ##


BUILD:

First, you need to get some stuff with npm:
  $ npm install acorn-loose
  $ npm install jssha
  $ npm install browserify
  $ export PATH=$PATH:./node_modules/.bin

To build the extension run:
  $ browserify main_background.js -o bundle.js

To build the extension plus create a .xpi package run:
  $ ./build.sh

To build the extension including the automated test suite (see TEST below) run:
  $ ./build.sh -t
  or
  $ ./build.sh --test

Note: this build.sh script relies on no new source files being created.


DEBUG:

To debug this add-on on IceCat and other Firefox derivatives, browse to the special URL "about:debugging", select "Enable add-on debugging", and load the manifest.json in this directory with the "Load Temporary Add-on" button.

LibreJS should work with other WebExtensions-compliant browsers; but currently, none of them meet the freedom standards of GNU, so no help will be provided for their usage.

TEST:

An automated test suite runs automatically in its own tab whenever the extension
is loaded as a "temporary add-on" from about:debugging.
Otherwise (if included in the xpi, see BUILD above) it can be launched from the
UI by clicking the [Automated self test...] button.

CONTACT:

Development mailing list: bug-librejs@gnu.org
Users mailing list:       help-librejs@gnu.org
Subscribe URL:            https://savannah.gnu.org/mail/?group=librejs
Bug Reports:              https://savannah.gnu.org/bugs/?group=librejs