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Build & Install

Developers use Hive Javascript SDK in the following two ways:

  • Use npm dependency to download the distribution package compiled by developers directly from the package repository, which is suitable for junior developers to facilitate integration
  • Download the source code to build environment compilation integration

How to Use the SDK package

Here are examples to integrate this SDK into the projects with package.json file. Add the following snippet of dependency declaration in their package.json file:

"@elastosfoundation/did-js-sdk": "^2.5.1",

Build from Source

Prepare with the developer toolkit, then run the following commands to clone the source from GitHub:

$ git clone
$ cd Elastos.NET.Hive.JS.SDK

Then open the Eclipse to build the project and run the test cases. As an alternative to Webstorm, you can also use the following commands.

Install dependency

Simple command to prepare the dependency with generating ./node_modules folder.

$ npm install

Build SDK

The following command will build the hive js project and generate ./dist and ./typings folder.

$ npm run build

Generate API Documentation

The following command will generate ./docs folder which contains the API documentation.

$ npm run docs

Run Test Cases

The following commands will go to ./tests folder and run all test cases from terminal.

$ cd tests
$ npm install
$ npm run test:node