tinycors

A dead simple CORS proxy

Tiny CORS proxy to allow JS in the browser to access a remote service.

$ tinycors.js --port 8899 en.wikipedia.org:80

Now (using jQuery) try a

$.get('http://localhost:8899/w/api.php?action=query&prop=categories&format=json&titles=London', function (result) {
    console.log(result);
});

First install npm

$ curl https://npmjs.org/install.sh | sh

Then tinycors

$ npm install -g tinycors