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A bottle webapp for serving static files from a git branch, or from the local filesystem.

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A bottle webapp for serving static files from a git branch, or from the local filesystem.


  • [x] Serve static files from a filesystem directory

  • [x] Serve static files from a git branch, with Last-Modified headers according to git timestamps

  • [x] Guess MIME-types from paths

  • [x] subprocess bindings to git cat-file and git show

  • [ ] dulwich

  • [ ] pygit2


Serve /var/www/html from http://localhost:8082/

pgs -p /var/www/html

Serve the gh-pages branch of this repo from http://localhost:8083

pgs -g $VIRTUAL_ENV/src/pgs -r gh-pages -P 8083

Further Usage:

$ pgs --help
Usage: pgs [-p <path>] [-g <repopath>] [-r <rev/tag/branch>]

Serve a directory or a git revision over HTTP with Bottle, WSGI, MIME types,
and Last-Modified headers

  -h, --help            show this help message and exit
                        Path to git repo to serve files from
                        Git repo revision (commit hash, branch, tag)
  -H HOST, --host=HOST
  -P PORT, --port=PORT
  --debug               set bottle debug=False
  --reload              set bottle reload=False
  -v, --verbose
  -q, --quiet
  -t, --test

Caveat Emptor

  • Upstream caching would be necessary for all but the most local use cases

  • True git bindings would likely do less buffering of subprocess.check_output


develop (2018-02-10 16:49:59 -0500)

git log --reverse --pretty=format:'* %s [%h]' v0.1.3..develop
  • MRG: Merge tag ‘v0.1.3’ into develop [587b2ae]

  • DOC: HISTORY.rst: –develop [141d436]

v0.1.3 (2018-02-10 16:39:21 -0500)

git log --reverse --pretty=format:'* %s [%h]' v0.1.2..v0.1.3
  • Merge tag ‘v0.1.2’ into develop [f0d9ad0]

  • DOC: BSD License -> MIT License [7744a0a]

  • DOC: description [905ff64]

  • MRG: Merge branch ‘master’ of ssh:// into release/0.1.3 [82f3ab9]

  • DOC:, v0.1.3, rm email [3945696]

  • MRG: Merge branch ‘release/0.1.3’ [c8b3b9e]

v0.1.2 (2015-04-17 08:26:35 -0500)

git log --reverse --pretty=format:'* %s [%h]' v0.1.1..v0.1.2
  • BLD: requirements.txt: comment out bottle requirement [e1416df]

  • BLD:’UTF8’) [75edc38]

  • TST: tests/www [b332875]

  • BUG,TST,REF: unit tests, WebTest WSGI tests [f08480d]

  • RLS:, version=0.1.2 [2edc3a4]

  • Merge branch ‘release/0.1.2’ [0bf19d3]

v0.1.1 (2015-04-16 19:45:18 -0500)

git log --reverse --pretty=format:'* %s [%h]' 148d848..v0.1.1
  • BLD:, import, static files w/ try files .html [eed09fc]

  • TODO: ENH: add *FS objects [e80d75e]

  • ENH: host a git branch/revision/tag over HTTP [3487e53]

  • Initial commit [f124283]

  • Merge branch ‘master’ of ssh:// [69b278c]

  • DOC,CLN: [552017e]

  • BLD: cookiecutter gh:audreyr/cookiecutter-pypackage <pgs> [d791e95]

  • Merge pgs cookiecutter [13edcb9]

  • REF: pygitpages/, -> pgs/ [1f9ce1d]

  • CLN: rm pygitpages/ [2ab456e]

  • DOC: pgs, description [d4d46af]

  • BLD: requirements.txt: add ‘bottle’ (though it is also vendored) [c224ef1]

  • BLD: add pgs console_script entry_point to [01848bd]

  • REF: pygitpages -> pgs [1a781af]

  • DOC: README.rst, usage, features [259bd0c]

  • DOC: README.rst: RST formatting [8beee37]

  • DOC: README.rst: Caveat Emptor [ec590d1]

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