#Browsersync - Server with pre-gzipped assets example


To try this example, follow these 4 simple steps.

Step 1: Clone this entire repo

$ git clone https://github.com/Browsersync/recipes.git bs-recipes

Step 2: Move into the directory containing this example

$ cd bs-recipes/recipes/server.gzipped.assets

Step 3: Install dependencies

$ npm install

Step 4: Run the example

$ npm start

Additional Info:

This example shows how you can use the connect-gzip-static middleware to serve already-gzipped assets.

Preview of app.js:

 * Require Browsersync
var browserSync = require('browser-sync').create();
var middleware  = require('connect-gzip-static')('./app');

 * Run Browsersync with server config
 * Add middleware with override:true to ensure all files are
 * picked up.
    server: 'app',
    files: ['app/*.html', 'app/css/*.css']
}, function (err, bs) {
    bs.addMiddleware("*", middleware, {
        override: true