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xpi

xpi.js

Unpack Firefox addon XPI files and extract their JavaScript source code.

Usage

var XPI = require('xpi');
 
(new XPI.SourceEmitter("./adblock_plus-2.6.7-sm+tb+fx+an.xpi"))
  .on("script", function(script) {
    // extracted a script file (.js or .jsm) from the XPI 
  })
  .on("overlay", function(overlay) {
    // extracted a XUL overlay file (.xul) from the XPI 
  })
  .on("end", function() {
    // done extracting 
  })
  .on("error", function(err) {
    // error occurred 
  });
 
(new XPI.JSEmitter("./adblock_plus-2.6.7-sm+tb+fx+an.xpi"))
  .on("javascript", function(js) {
    // extracted a JS source file or snippet from the XPI 
    switch (js.type) {
      case 'file':
        // JS source file 
      case 'script':
        // <script> tag from a XUL file 
      case 'attribute':
        // inline attribute script from a XUL file 
    }
  })
  .on("end", function() {
    // done extracting 
  })
  .on("error", function(err) {
    // error occurred 
  });

Class: new XPI.SourceEmitter(path)

Event: 'script'

  • fileName: String
  • source: String

Event: 'overlay'

  • fileName: String
  • source: String

Class: new XPI.JSEmitter(path)

Event: 'javascript'

js.type === 'file'

  • fileName: String
  • source: String

js.type === 'script'

  • fileName: String
  • source: String
  • line: Number

js.type === 'attribute'

  • fileName: String
  • source: String
  • line: Number
  • tag: String
  • eventType: String

License

Copyright © 2015 Dave Herman

Licensed under the MIT License.