Reviewed on: 2019-07-11

component_index provides an implementation of the fuchsia.sys.index.ComponentIndex service, which is used on Fuchsia devices to convert human input into component URLs for developers.


This project can be added to builds by including --with //src/sys/component_idex to the fx set invocation.


Once included in a build, component_index can be accessed via tools such as locate and run.

$ fx shell locate --help


Unit tests for component_index are available in the component_index_tests package.

$ fx run-test component_index_tests

Source layout

The entrypoint is located in src/, and the fidl service is defined in fidl/index.fidl.