RubyGems.org

Rails 3.1 javascript - Util asset pack

Sets up a window.Util object which includes

  • Spinner, with methods to set spinner next to element or hide the spinner

  • AjaxForm, to ajax enable simple forms

  • jQuery ajaxError global handler, exception data during development and friendly message in production

Usage

spinner (js version)

window.Util.spinner.nextTo('#my_button');
window.Util.spinner.nextTo('#my_button', 3, 4); // selector, top offset, left offset
window.Util.spinner.hide();

ajax form (coffee script version)

jQuery ->
    new window.Util.AjaxForm '#my_form', ->
        log "my_form submit success callback"

Install

Update the Gemfile in your rails project, add the following line

gem 'javascript_util_asset_pack'

Run the generator

rails generate javascript_util_asset_pack

does the following:

  • Copy spinner.gif to /app/assets/images

  • Update application.html.erb adding javascript create window.Rails.env variable

  • Update application.html.erb adding image_tag for spinner.gif

  • Update application.js adding util_pack

WARNING

  • 0.0.10 and 0.0.11 are bad versions, use 0.0.12 or above

Coming Soon

  • configuration object

    • text in ajaxError overrides

    • spinner id override

Resources

License

The Unlicense (aka: public domain) unlicense.org

Ruby Gems

installgem install javascript_util_asset_pack
Authors

Jesse House

10,483 total downloads 555 for this version
Owners

2cc8d0c8db8ad0ff2ed65ff3f5a56dd6

Gemfile
gem 'javascript_util_asset_pack', '~> 0.2.0'
Versions
  1. 0.2.0 December 4, 2013 (8.5 KB)
  2. 0.2.0.rc2 December 4, 2013 (8.5 KB)
  3. 0.2.0.rc1 December 4, 2013 (8.5 KB)
  4. 0.1.0 May 31, 2013 (8.5 KB)
  5. 0.0.12 December 1, 2012 (8.5 KB)
Show all versions (15 total)