Reload web pages on change
npm install browser-reload
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Automatic Browser Reloads
Automatically reloads web pages when changed. No server side logic required. Works fine with Apache.
Put this anywhere in your HTML file:
The minified source is a single line. You may also embed the source directly.
NOTE: This is a development tool. Remove the script before deployment.
How it works
HEAD requests with AJAX polling every second. If the
header is greater than the page load timestamp it does a
The host MUST be
localhost or else the script will not send any requests.
This means the page containing the script has to be served by a web server.
Why a Node package?
This script is used by Consolify which turns your browser window into a console and runs Node modules via Browserify.