Creates a simple web server for a directory
servedir is a simple Node web server for offline development and testing: running
servedir from a directory will create a quick local web server.
servedir is useful for developing scripts that require a standard web environment and can't use the
The annotated source code is included in the
$ git clone git://github.com/remy/servedir.git $ npm install servedir -g
servedir [path] [port]
path- The location to serve files and directories from. Defaults to the current working directory.
port- The port number. Default to 8000.
If no port is given, it'll try to find the next free port from 8000 upwards.
To create a mock router, create a
routes.json file in the current working directory, and
servedir will respond with your data.
Now requests to those URLs will respond with JSON for the mocked endpoints.
$ servedir $ servedir 8001 $ servedir ~/Documents/example $ servedir ~/Documents/example 8001