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https://github.com/nodeapps/http-server - found via StackOverflow request for a simple HTTP server

 

This is dead-simple, and I regret not having this in my toolkit years ago.
Of course, I also regret not having NodeJs in my toolkit years ago, too.

 

 

npm i -g http-server

 

usage: http-server [path] [options]

options:
  -p                 Port to use [8080]
  -a                 Address to use [0.0.0.0]
  -d                 Show directory listings [true]
  -i                 Display autoIndex [true]
  -e --ext           Default file extension if none supplied [none]
  -s --silent        Suppress log messages from output
  --cors             Enable CORS via the 'Access-Control-Allow-Origin' header
  -o                 Open browser window after staring the server
  -c                 Set cache time (in seconds). e.g. -c10 for 10 seconds.
                     To disable caching, use -c-1.
  -h --help          Print this list and exit.

 

 

 

See Also

WebDevelopment.XAMPP

 

 

Category Tags

WebServer