Simple one-step web(http) Server

We all know Mac OS has a powerful sharing feature called AirDrop, but it too simple to share to multiple users. Sometimes we really need a simple web server for sharing our static resource, For instance,  HTML file, simple folder,  or some multimedia files.
 We can use Python on Ubuntu…

Python

Usage : 

python -m SimpleHTTPServer [port]

And I have to work under Micro$oft Windows sometimes…

F5 

http://www.getf5.com/

Install : 

  • Download the F5 application

Usage : 

  • Simply drag your folder or file into the application, it will shows the browsable URL.

But i prefer nodejs based…

NodeJS 

Simple http server

Install : 

npm install simple-http-server -g

Usage : 

nserver