Vanilla UJS

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It is implementation of Rails jQuery UJS in pure JavaScript. No extra dependencies.

Installation using the vanilla-ujs gem

For automated installation in Rails, use the vanilla-ujs gem. Place this in your Gemfile:

gem 'vanilla-ujs'

And run:

$ bundle install

Require vanilla-ujs into your application.js manifest.

//= require vanilla-ujs

Does it mean that I shouldn't use jQuery

No. You should if you want. This library is created to make your Rails code independent from front-end library.


  1. Clone repo

    $ git clone git://
    $ cd vanilla-js/
  2. Install dependencies

    $ npm install
  3. Run tests

    $ grunt test



See LICENSE file.