connect-include

Adds SSI-style include functionality to connect/grunt

npm install connect-include
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connect-include

A node conect middleware component to support shtml-style incldues.

For example, the following in an html file:

<!-- #include file="test.html" -->

will be replaced with the contents of test.html. Note that only the file= directive is supported; virtual= will be ignored.

Installation

To install, do the following

npm install --save connect-include

Then include as a middleware component to connect:

var include = require('connect-include');

connect().use(include('/my/web/root'));

Gruntfile.js

If you're using Grunt, include as follows in Gruntfile.js:


module.exports = function (grunt) {
    // load all grunt tasks
    require('matchdep').filterDev('grunt-*').forEach(grunt.loadNpmTasks);

    // include connect-include
    var ssInclude = require("connect-include");

    grunt.initConfig({
        // ...
        connect: {
            // ...
            livereload: {
                options: {
                    middleware: function (connect) {
                        return [
                            lrSnippet,
                            ssInclude(yeomanConfig.app), // <!--- Add this line here
                            mountFolder(connect, '.tmp'),
                            mountFolder(connect, yeomanConfig.app)
                        ];
                    }
                }
            },
            // ...
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