component packer that automatically update css live when a file in the components folder is modified. Packrat was created mainly as a tool for the front-end development process.
- Automatically inject compiled js and css into pages
- Automatically rebuild and update css live on page when a css file is changed or reload the page when a js file is changed
- Copy components' files to the public folders
- Built-in support for
npm install component-packrat --save
var express = ;var app = ;var Packrat = ;/* ... middlewares ... */var server = httpvar packrat =coffee: truestylus: truefonts: truepublicPath: process + '/public/'path: process server appserver/* ... application logic ... */
git clone https://github.com/calce/packrat-example.git && cd packrat-example
npm install && npm start
- Open http://localhost:3000
- Modify packrat-example/component/app/app.css and save to see live css update on the page
License - MIT
Copyright (c) 2013 Khanh Cao
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