@swim/webapp implements a lightweight web application loader that
dynamically instantiates views and controllers declared by
attributes. @swim/webapp is part of the
For an npm-managed project,
npm install @swim/webapp to make it a dependency.
TypeScript sources will be installed into
node_modules/@swim/webapp/lib/main. And a pre-built UMD script can
be found in
Browser applications can load
swim-web.js—which bundles the @swim/webapp
library—along with its
swim-ui.js dependencies, directly
from the SwimOS CDN.
<!-- Development --> <script src="https://cdn.swimos.org/js/latest/swim-core.js"></script> <script src="https://cdn.swimos.org/js/latest/swim-ui.js"></script> <script src="https://cdn.swimos.org/js/latest/swim-web.js"></script> <!-- Production --> <script src="https://cdn.swimos.org/js/latest/swim-core.min.js"></script> <script src="https://cdn.swimos.org/js/latest/swim-ui.min.js"></script> <script src="https://cdn.swimos.org/js/latest/swim-web.min.js"></script>
Alternatively, the standalone
swim-system.js script may be loaded
from the SwimOS CDN, which bundles @swim/webapp together with all other
<!-- Development --> <script src="https://cdn.swimos.org/js/latest/swim-system.js"></script> <!-- Production --> <script src="https://cdn.swimos.org/js/latest/swim-system.min.js"></script>
@swim/webapp can be imported as an ES6 module from TypeScript and other ES6-compatible environments.
import * as webapp from "@swim/webapp";
@swim/webapp can also be used as a CommonJS module in Node.js applications.
var webapp = require("@swim/webapp");
When loaded by a web browser, the
swim-web.js script adds all
@swim/webapp library exports to the global
swim-web.js script requires that
have already been loaded.
swim-system.js script also adds all @swim/webapp library exports
to the global
swim namespace, making it a drop-in replacement for
swim-web.js when additional
@swim/system libraries are needed.