Application

set(setting, val)

Assign setting to val, or return setting's value.

   app.set('foo', 'bar');
   app.set('foo');
   // => "bar"

Parameters

setting: String, setting name

val: *, setting value

Returns: app, for chaining

listen(callback)

Listen to the DOM initialization and the browser history state changes.

The callback function is called once the DOM has the document.readyState equals to 'interactive'.

   app.listen(()=> {
       console.log('App is listening requests');
       console.log('DOM is ready!');
   });

Parameters

callback: function, DOM is ready callback

route(uri)

Create a new Router instance for the uri. See the Router api docs for details.

   app.route('/');
   // =>  new Router instance

Parameters

uri: String, path

Returns: Router, for chaining

use(uri, middleware)

Use the given middleware function or object, with optional uri. Default uri is "/".

   // middleware function will be applied on path "/"
   app.use((req, res, next) => {console.log('Hello')});

   // middleware object will be applied on path "/"
   app.use(new Middleware());

Parameters

uri: String, path

middleware: Middleware | function, Middleware object or function

Returns: app, for chaining

method(uri, middleware)

Use the given middleware function or object, with optional uri on HTTP methods: get, post, put, delete... Default uri is "/".

     // middleware function will be applied on path "/"
     app.get((req, res, next) => {console.log('Hello')});

     // middleware object will be applied on path "/" and
     app.get(new Middleware());

     // get a setting value
     app.set('foo', 'bar');
     app.get('foo');
     // => "bar"

Parameters

uri: String, path (or setting only for get method)

middleware: Middleware | function, Middleware object or function

Returns: app, for chaining

httpMethod(request, success, failure)

Make an ajax request (get, post, put, delete...).

   // HTTP GET method
   httpGet('/route1');

   // HTTP GET method
   httpGet({uri: '/route1', data: {'p1': 'val1'});
   // uri invoked => /route1?p1=val1

   // HTTP GET method with browser history management
   httpGet({uri: '/api/users', history: {state: {foo: "bar"}, title: 'users page', uri: '/view/users'});

Samples above can be applied on other HTTP methods.

Parameters

request: String | Object uri or object containing uri, http headers, data, history

success: Function success callback

failure: Function failure callback