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@@ -20,17 +20,11 @@ compatibility layer. The examples should work on Firefox, Chrome (Chromium),
Safari (WebKit), Opera and IE9.
Note: Chrome has strict permissions for reading files out of the local file
-system. To view some of the examples locally, you will need to start a local web
-server. One easy way to do that is to install Tornado:
+system. Some examples use AJAX which works differently via HTTP instead of local
+files. For the best experience, load the D3 examples from your own machine via
+HTTP. Any static file web server will work; for example you can run Python's
+built-in server:
- cd ..
- git clone
- cd tornado
- sudo python install
- cd ../d3
+ python -m SimpleHTTPServer 8888
-We have provided a Tornado script for serving static files:
- python examples
-Once this is running, go to: <>
+Once this is running, go to: <http://localhost:8888/examples/>

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