Pipe a log file to a browser over websockets. Also provide infinite upward scroll.

Usage no npm install needed!

<script type="module">
  import liveFile from '';


Live File

live-file is a simple utility to allow you to watch a remote file in realtime on your browser via websockets. It's not meant to be a nice finished product it's just a hacked together tool.


  • Realtime streaming over webockets
  • Infinite upward scroll simulates terminal application
  • easy to install and run, few dependencies

Install and Run

You can install live-file using npm:

  npm install live-file