Jekyll Metadata file Viewer (JMV) is a simple tool to enable viewing contents of the
.jekyll-metadata file generated
by Jekyll when a site is built or served under incremental mode.
Add this line to your Jekyll site's Gemfile:
gem 'jmv', '~> 0.1'
And then execute:
$ bundle install
Or install it directly via:
$ gem install jmv
JMV installs as a command-line program that serves a local webpage generated and rendered using the contents of
the metadata file, provided that a
.jekyll-metadata file exists at the root of the given directory.
cdinto a Jekyll project directory containing the
bundle exec jmvif the gem is to be used via a
The above two steps can be executed in a single step by utilizing the
$ jmv --source path/to/dir
Once the server is up and running, point your web browser to
http://localhost:3000 to view the metadata file contents.
If you wish to use a different port for the server, you may do so by utilizing the
-p) option before
starting the server:
$ jmv --port 8080
The server will then start mounted at
Bug reports and pull requests are welcome on GitHub at https://github.com/ashmaroli/jmv. This project is intended to be a safe, welcoming space for collaboration, and contributors are expected to adhere to the code of conduct.
The gem is available as open source under the terms of the MIT License.
Code of Conduct
Everyone interacting in the JMV project's codebases, issue trackers, chat rooms and mailing lists is expected to follow the code of conduct.