dummy-static-middleware

Dummy static middleware for expressjs

Dummy static middleware for expressjs

which prevents annoying 'not found' errors at development environment.

 
npm install dummy-static-middleware
 
 
app.use(express.static('static/'));
app.use(require('dummy-static-middleware')([
    {url: /\.(jpeg|jpg|JPG|png|gif)$/, reply: 'static/images/dummy404.png'},
    {url: '/some.txt', reply: 'static/dummy.txt'}
]));
 

url could be regular expression or string for exact matching, reply is path to file which content will be sent in the response.