SimpleHTTPServer with Python

Quick and dirty hacks: one line HTTP Server

Some times you just want to prove a concept by running a web server on a server, or even your desktop somewhere. The problem is, it seems a bit overkill to install a whole web server on a host, just to get a few pages served up, right? Well, as long as your machine has python on it (almost every linux box does these days), you can set up a web server, in one eensy…