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eja(1) General Commands Manual eja(1)


eja - micro web server


eja [SCRIPT] [OPTION]...


eja can be used as a micro web server for static and dynamic generated content, as a text scanner using Lua pattern matching syntax or as a standalone Lua interpreter.


launch an interactive shell.

--update library
if library is specified install or update it otherwise update eja to latest version.

--export file
export file to eja portable bytecode.

--log-file file
log data to file, default: stderr

--log-level 0..5
level can be from 0 (no log) to 5 (trace).

--scan script
if script is present load it as the scanning script using R as full row content and F as matching array elements. Otherwise print only matching pattern content.

--scan-file file
scanning input file, default: stdin

--scan-pattern pattern
set a valid Lua pattern as fields separator, default: %S+

--scan-record pattern
set a valid Lua pattern as record separator, default: \n

start a new web server in background.

--web-stop port
stop the web server running on specified port, default 35248.

--web-host IP
bind web server to specified IP, default all available.

--web-port value
run the web server port on specified value, default 35248.

--web-path path
web content path, default /var/web

--web-size value
set web server buffer size, default 8192.

add a new web server user.

display help information.


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