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📚 Kanzen 📚

Kanzen (観禅) literally means perfection, this is exactly what this app is when it comes to downloading books.


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This application has been tested in Windows enviroments. I do not guarantee it will work on UNIX based systems

Sample of use 📕

  First step:

step 1

Second step:

step 2

Third step:

step 2

It's easy as that. (keep reading for detailed explanation on how to use)

How to use: step by step.

Let's see how to download a Javascript book:

# Download it from directly from npm.
$ npm i -g kanzen
# Execute the CLI directly from your terminal:

$ Kanzen
# It will launch a minimalist interface, like this:

? 📖 Search a book by 📖 (Use arrow keys)
> ➡️ Query
  ⚠️ Exit the CLI

# Click Query and it will allow you to enter the query on which you want to base the search

? 📖 Search a book by 📖 ➡️ Query
? 🔎 Enter a query to search🔍

# I'll want to search books about javascript programming language
# So I write it and then I press enter

? 📖 Search a book by 📖 ➡️ Query
? 🔎 Enter a query to search🔍 javascript
 Please wait, searching for Javascript...
?  I want to download:  (Use arrow keys)
 learning javascript
  javascript and ajax for the web: visual quickstart guide
  inside javascript
  beginning javascript with dom scripting and ajax: from novice to professional
  > javascript bible
  javascript & dhtml cookbook
  dhtml and javascript
(Move up and down to reveal more choices)
# Move up and down with you arrows and press enter to search that book. I'll download javascript bible
 ➡️javascript bible Information:
✅ Extension: .pdf
✅ Size: 34.64 MB
? ➡️ Confirm to download: javascript bible (Use arrow keys)
> Yes
#Press yes and the download will automatically start, it will create a folder on your desktop named Book which has inside the book you want.

Download 💾

To clone and run this application, you'll need Git and Node.js (which comes with npm) installed on your computer. From your command line:

# Clone this repository
$ git clone https://github.com/alejandro0619/Kanzen-CLI

# Go into the repository
$ cd Kanzen-CLI

# Install dependencies
$ npm install

# Build
$ npm run build

# Run the app
$ npm run start

Credits 📚

This software uses the following open source packages:

License 🔐

The source code of this project is under the MIT license

Github @alejandro0619   


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