Serve the contents of a directory and livereload those that change.
Serve the files in the current directory and update the browser when they change without refreshing.
No plugins. No app. No scripts.
npm install -g barkeep
In your project's directory
If you need to serve on a custom port you can do that too
barkeep -p 8080
By default, if there is an
index.html in the current directory, it will open
in your default browser. You can prevent this behavior by
You can also require and use barkeep programatically in node.
var barkeep = require'barkeep';barkeepdirectorylistenstaticPort livereloadPort onListen;
All arguments to
listen are optional. You can pass only the callback if you'd like.
This works by automagically inserting a liverelead script right before the close of the body element. This might not work for all set ups. You can insert the script manually by adding this tag to your HTML: