What IS Netlify Dev?

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#1

In case you are wondering what Netlify Dev is all about - well, in short, it’s a development environment optimized for the JAMStack in your command line! Announced at JAMstack conf NYC and currently in open beta.

Let’s let @philhawksworth explain.

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#2

Hey! Netlify Dev looks pretty awesome! Just one thing I don’t understand… when you run netlify dev --live is the code running on your computer? Is it kind of ngrok on steroids?

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Yes, it’s a tunnel to your local dev server.

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#4

Howdy! Just trying the live feature out. I’m running a Jekyll install with the live reload option, however the js for it is running over http and not https. Could this be down to Jekyll or Netlify Dev?

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probably netlify dev, we havent really done anything special to support https i think. there’s another issue on here asking the same, lets keep talking on that thread: