Merge pull request #206 from blackberry-webworks/master

Ripple UI 0.9.0 Release
tree: b7ffa94ac33748442e1a581b0788c75129780372
  1. build/
  2. ext/
  3. lib/
  4. test/
  5. thirdparty/
  6. .csslintrc
  7. .gitignore
  8. .gitmodules
  9. .jshintignore
  10. .jshintrc
  11. configure
  12. Jakefile
  14. package.json


A browser based, platform agnostic mobile application development and testing tool.

All source code (excluding third party libraries) are subject to:

Copyright (c) 2011 Research In Motion Limited


All assets in this repository, unless otherwise stated through sub-directory LICENSE or NOTICE files, are subject to the Apache Software License v.2.0.

In particular, the assets under ext/assets/images are excluded from the Apache Software License v.2.0. Please see the NOTICE file for more details.

Build Requirements

  • nodejs, npm
  • OSX or linux (windows is not currently supported for development)

Getting Started


This script will pull down the needed npm packages and initialize the submodules.

Build Commands


This will build ripple to the pkg/ folder. In that folder there is a web directory and a chromium directory.

To test ripple as an extension in chrome/chromium just load the chromium folder as an unpacked extension.

jake -T

This will describe all the available commands for building and running the tests

Code Guidelines

  • 4 spaces per editor tab
  • jake lint, no new lint errors introduced
  • all unit tests are green

Reference Material & Community

You can also find associated reference material for the Ripple tool as well as contributor forums at the following locations.