February 19, 2023, 12:28pm
I want to build an extention using the Developper Rig since it’s supposed to be easier.
The problem is that I can’t create a blank projet within the app neither can Ioad an existing and versionned blank extension previously created on the twitch web portal.
I keep getting the same error that the name is already taken. (I got frustrated and even put some UUIDs)
I sort of manage to direct dowloand some random HTML via the web portal but it is not managable for the project I have in mind.
EDIT : It appears DevRig can’t acces Twitch APIs… still investigate.
The developer rig is deprecated and should no longer be used
In 2018, we introduced the Twitch Developer Rig with
RFC0004 and launched the beta version in the same year. This native application provided an alternative approach for getting started with an Extension by providing templates, view testing, configuration service management, and Bits-product management. The Developer Rig has helped many developers begin their Extensions journey by centralizing these aspects of development.
Due to portions of the Developer Rig being powered by deprecated interna…
February 19, 2023, 12:59pm
That explain a lot of things ! Fault on the outdated tutorials I found.
It’s confusing now to find accurate documentation for a typical workflow or requirement for dev.
I’ll search from the post you linked and your github I guess. Thank’s you !
An extension is
just a website.
The website lives in an iFrame on a Twitch page.
You need to only include a single external JS file and invoke a single callback.
Then from there an extension is
literally just a website.
So the development workflow? The same as a “regular” website really
February 19, 2023, 1:18pm
That’s what I start to figure out. I got confuse somewhere in the process.
Thank’s for that quick response !