Make static web server from any folder

Build on sinatra, useful for developing JS applications and doing "psd => xhtml" works


gem install httpit
cd /folder/for/server
# or you can set port
httpit 9081

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  • Haml support
  • Sass support
  • MarkDown support

To complile sass file make request for style.sass.css

See example folder

Use cases

  • Develop websites with HAML & SASS but without backend
  • Share files to mobile devices (if we access over Wi-Fi)
  • Try some 3rd-party examples what requires absolute urls (src="/files/...")