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localhost-now

Localhost-now

Am I the only one who is lazy to install Apache just for testing some HTML or JavaScript code (like XHR) ?

Setup

npm install -g localhost-now

By installing this package, you will have the smart command available in your shell / terminal.

API

localhost [port]

By default, the web server will run on the 1337 port. You can set a custom port by specify the port when you launch the server like for example : localhost 8080.