/ Navigation

A navigation manager similar to native mobile app

A navigation manager similar to native mobile app

vue-nav

The library is a navigation manager, it is similar to native mobile app.

require vue 2.x and vue-router 2.x.

Function

  • support cache last view
    1. A forward to B,then forward to C, navigation stack have A, B, C;
    2. C back to B,C pop from navigation stack and destroyed, B will recover from cache, navigation stack have A, B;
    3. B back to A,B pop from navigation stack and destroyed, A will recover from cache, navigation stack have A;
    4. A forward to B again,B will rebuild, not recover from cache, navigation stack have A, B.
  • support mutiple instances of same page
    1. A forward to B,then forward to A, navigation stack have A, B, A. Two A are different instance, they can have different state;
    2. A back to B,B will recover from cache, navigation stack have A, B;
    3. B back to A,A will recover from cache, navigation stack have A;
  • support single task like android app, see Use Single Page
    1. A forward to B,then forward to C, A is single, navigation stack have A, B, C
    2. C forward to A, C and B is destroyed, and removed from navigation stack, navigation stack only have A
    3. A can't back to C
  • support lifecycle activated and deactivated
    1. A forward to B, B is activated
    2. B back to A, A is activated, B is deactivated and then B is destroyed
  • support router.replace
    1. current page is A, then call router.replace forward to B, navigation stack will only have B
    2. you can use router.replace when app login to prevent user come back to login page, like this.$router.replace('/main')
  • support router.clearPush
    1. A forward to B, navigation stack have A, B
    2. then call router.clearPush forward to C, navigation stack will only have C
    3. you can use clearPush when app logout and jump to login page, like this.$router.clearPush('/login')

Attention

This Plugin just manage the page instance of navigation stack, it will not change the history of browser. So browser history is just as like as vue-router

Install

npm install --save vue-nav

Usage

main.js

import Vue from 'vue'
import router from './router' // vue-router instance
import Navigation from 'vue-nav'
// use plugin
Vue.use(Navigation, {router})

App.vue

<template>
  <navigation>
    <router-view></router-view>
  </navigation>
</template>

Use Single Page

<script>
  import ...

  export default {
    stackType: 'single'
    ...
  }
</script>

Use with vuex2

main.js

import Vue from 'vue'
import router from './router' // vue-router instance
import store from './store' // vuex store instance
import Navigation from 'vue-nav'
// install plugin
Vue.use(Navigation, {router, store})

App.vue


You can use stack.direction to control transition. stack.direction is mapped from vuex state

<template>
  <transition :name="'router-' + stack.direction">
    <navigation>
      <router-view></router-view>
    </navigation>
  </transition>
</template>
<script>
  export default {
    ....
    computed: {
      ...mapState([
        'stack'
      ])
    }
    ....
  }
</script>
<style>
  .router-backward-enter-active,
  .router-forward-enter-active,
  .router-backward-leave-active,
  .router-forward-leave-active {
    will-change: transform;
    transition: all 500ms ease-out;
    height: 100%;
    width: 100%;
    position: absolute;
    backface-visibility: hidden;
  }

  .router-backward-enter {
    opacity: 1;
    transform: translate3d(-50%, 0, 0);
  }

  .router-backward-leave-active {
    opacity: 0.5;
    z-index: 100;
    transform: translate3d(100%, 0, 0);
  }

  .router-forward-enter {
    opacity: 1;
    transform: translate3d(100%, 0, 0);
  }

  .router-forward-leave-active {
    opacity: 0.5;
    transform: translate3d(-50%, 0, 0);
  }
</style>

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