Simple utility for watching files/dirs and restart applications.
A super simple watch librarty for restarting processes. 100 lines and no dependencies.
npm install -g restart
npm install restart
restart --watch server.js --exec node server.js
restart --watch shared --exclude shared/.git --exec browserify shared/main.js -o public/bundle.js
--watch: list of files and/or directories to watch
--exclude: list of files and/or directories to exclude from watching
--exec (re)start process with command and following arguments when a watched file changes
- Wildchar notation
- Figure out when it's safe to use fs.watch