minion

    1.5.5 • Public • Published

    MinionJS - Classical Inheritance for JavaScript

    A micro-framework that provides classical inheritance for JavaScript. Easily namespace, create and extend classes.

    It is only 3.6 kb minified and gzipped!

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    Defining a Class:

    minion.define("example", {
      
        Example : minion.extend("minion.Class", {
    
            exampleVar1: 1,
            exampleVar2: 2,
    
            init: function(){
          
            },
    
            doSomething : function(something){
                //do something with something
            }
        })
        
    });
    

    Using a Class:

    minion.require("example.Example", function(Example) {
    
        var instance = new Example();
        instance.doSomething();
      
    });
    

    Features:

    • Classical inheritance in JavaScript
    • Robust publish/subscribe implementation
    • Dependency management
    • Build tool for easy deployment
    • super() method support
    • Micro-sized. 3.6 kb minfied + gzipped.
    • Fully ECMAScript 5 Strict Mode compliant.
    • Unit tests included.

    Currently Supported:

    • Node.js
    • IE 6+
    • Safari 3+
    • Opera 9+
    • Chrome 9+
    • iOS
    • Android

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    License

    (c) 2011 Taka Kojima (the "Author").
    All Rights Reserved.
    
    Permission is hereby granted, free of charge, to any person
    obtaining a copy of this software and associated documentation
    files (the "Software"), to deal in the Software without
    restriction, including without limitation the rights to use,
    copy, modify, merge, publish, distribute, sublicense, and/or sell
    copies of the Software, and to permit persons to whom the
    Software is furnished to do so, subject to the following
    conditions:
    
    The above copyright notice and this permission notice shall be
    included in all copies or substantial portions of the Software.
    
    Distributions of all or part of the Software intended to be used
    by the recipients as they would use the unmodified Software,
    containing modifications that substantially alter, remove, or
    disable functionality of the Software, outside of the documented
    configuration mechanisms provided by the Software, shall be
    modified such that the Author's bug reporting email addresses and
    urls are either replaced with the contact information of the
    parties responsible for the changes, or removed entirely.
    
    THE SOFTWARE IS PROVIDED "AS IS", WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND,
    EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE WARRANTIES
    OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND
    NONINFRINGEMENT. IN NO EVENT SHALL THE AUTHORS OR COPYRIGHT
    HOLDERS BE LIABLE FOR ANY CLAIM, DAMAGES OR OTHER LIABILITY,
    WHETHER IN AN ACTION OF CONTRACT, TORT OR OTHERWISE, ARISING
    FROM, OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE SOFTWARE OR THE USE OR
    OTHER DEALINGS IN THE SOFTWARE.
    
    Except where noted, this license applies to any and all software
    programs and associated documentation files created by the
    Author, when distributed with the Software.

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    Install

    npm i minion

    DownloadsWeekly Downloads

    2

    Version

    1.5.5

    License

    MIT/X11

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