Live update for multiple directories of static files.
What is it good for?
For developers/designers with multiple concurrent projects, dead-simple-server is a single point to configure independant web servers for static files.
npm install -g dead-simple-server
Start 'er up
Visiting http://localhost:8847 will bring up the console page. Multiple directories can be configured and served on different ports.
./dead-simple-server --helpUsage: dead-simple-server [options]Options:-h, --help output usage information-V, --version output the version number-d, --database Name of the database file, defaults to dss.db-p, --port Port to run server on, defaults to 8847-q, --quiet Do not open the control panel on startup-l, --logging Amount of logging, one of 'silent', 'debug', or 'error', default is 'silent'
--databasespecify a database file to use, defaults to
dss.dbin the current directory
--portwhich port to start the web app, defaults to
--openif you would like the web app to open at startup. Each served directory is automatically opened in the default browser.
--logginghow much logging do you want? Default is
New "sites" can be added by clicking the "+" on the configuration site. A server listening at the specified port will be started and the a page opened up showing the contents of the directory.
In this example, the directory
/Users/blezek/Project/build will be served on http://localhost:8123. This configuration will be saved for the next run of
Directories can be edited or deleted.
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