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Reloadlive is a command line tool that renders your markup files in your browser without hitting the reload button.

You need only to save them. The last saved file will be rendered.

If the extension of the file is unknown, the content will be rendered in the browser without modification.



The following markups are supported. The dependencies listed are required if you wish to run the library.


$ gem install reloadlive


In the directory containings your files run:

$ reloadlive

and open http://localhost:4567 in your browser.

$ reloadlive --help

prints the help


  • Reloadlive can be used instead of gollum or jekyll --auto
  • Internal wiki links don't work yet (to be done).
  • The user cannot use his own layout (to be done).
  • The current layout is not responsive (to be fixed).



  1. Fork it
  2. Create your feature branch (git checkout -b my-new-feature)
  3. Commit your changes (git commit -am 'Add some feature')
  4. Push to the branch (git push origin my-new-feature)
  5. Create new Pull Request