A simple static file server using express.js for node.js. Good when you need a quick file server.
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Latest commit 9298d73 Jan 27, 2016 @spadin spadin Merge pull request #11 from baptistemanson/updated-readme
Added a license and recommend to install the package locally.


#Simple Express Static File Server

A very simple static file server. For development use only.


Using as a local module (recommended)

$ npm install spadin/simple-express-static-server
$ ./node_modules/.bin/simple-server my/public/dir

Using the server as a global module

$ sudo npm install -g spadin/simple-express-static-server
$ simple-server my/public/dir


Install dependencies (first time only):

$ npm install

How to start:

$ node server

Open http://localhost:4567

If you need a different port:

$ PORT=9999 node server

Open http://localhost:9999

If you need a different hostname:

$ HOSTNAME= node server


Copyright and license

Code and documentation copyright 2013-2016 Sandro Padin. Code released under the MIT license. Docs released under Creative Commons.