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Static http server

Ridiculously simple http server for static files.

Install

On OS X you can install with Homebrew:

$ brew install chrismytton/formula/httpserver

Or you can install from source using Go:

$ go get github.com/chrismytton/httpserver

Usage

To serve the current directory on port 8080:

$ httpserver

To use a different port specify with the -port flag:

$ httpserver -port 5000

To serve a different directory use the -root flag:

$ httpserver -root public

Options

-port Defines the TCP port to listen on. (Defaults to 8080).

-root Defines the directory to serve. (Defaults to the current directory).

Credits

Inspired by nodeapps/http-server.

MIT License

Copyright (c) Chris Mytton

Permission is hereby granted, free of charge, to any person obtaining a copy of this software and associated documentation files (the "Software"), to deal in the Software without restriction, including without limitation the rights to use, copy, modify, merge, publish, distribute, sublicense, and/or sell copies of the Software, and to permit persons to whom the Software is furnished to do so, subject to the following conditions:

The above copyright notice and this permission notice shall be included in all copies or substantial portions of the Software.

THE SOFTWARE IS PROVIDED "AS IS", WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND NONINFRINGEMENT. IN NO EVENT SHALL THE AUTHORS OR COPYRIGHT HOLDERS BE LIABLE FOR ANY CLAIM, DAMAGES OR OTHER LIABILITY, WHETHER IN AN ACTION OF CONTRACT, TORT OR OTHERWISE, ARISING FROM, OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE SOFTWARE OR THE USE OR OTHER DEALINGS IN THE SOFTWARE.

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