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  1. Less 1.5 please!

    could you please update the to the newest LESS version ?
    just took over a new project and took me some hours to figure the issues... thx

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    • Automatically minify CSS files generated from LESS

      I didn't find this feature, it would be helpful if LiveReload could automatically minify the CSS files generated with LESS.

      It speeds up page loading times.

      What do you think?

      69 votes
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        3 comments  ·  Compilation  ·  Admin →
      • 3 votes
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        • Fix this on Chrome

          Live reloading CSS does not work via the Chrome Plugin and ST2. Works fine on FireFox. HTML reloads fine, it's just CSS. I disabled all other extensions and it still doesn't work.

          11 votes
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          • how to add other domain ?

            in my pc, I add a new domain for my local site:
            <VirtualHost *:80>
            DocumentRoot "d:/yun/www/bootfw"
            ServerName www.bootfw.com
            </VirtualHost>

            but livereload do not works when I eidt and save files under "d:/yun/www/bootfw".

            Iintegration in livereload is :
            1. Site URL you use for development (does not work yet)

            how can I active it ?

            5 votes
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            • .hidden Folders to exlude

              The option "Folders to exclude:" doesn't let me select a hidden folder ('.xy'-type on OSX). My CMS does some stuff in hidden files and folders, thus the browser gets caught up in an endless loop...
              Or is there a trick to this?

              9 votes
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              • Be able to choose a custom port for Chrome extension

                Hey, I have several livereload-enabled projects that run at the same time (using Grunt). So for some of them, I changed the default port of the livereload so they don't conflict.

                However, I can't choose which port to listen to on the Chrome livereload extension; that'd be really helpful to have.

                Cheers

                16 votes
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                • Add Autoprefixer postprocessing feature

                  I think it would be cool to add autoprefixer postprocessing feature to livereload.
                  https://github.com/ai/autoprefixer

                  27 votes
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                  • Have an option for less obtrusive errors

                    When Windows Alpha 0.9.2 crashes the following happens.

                    Chrome closes
                    And error dialogue is shown
                    Chrome restarts with troubleshooting tips
                    The folder with LiveReload logs opens

                    I need to then:
                    close that dialogue,
                    close that new chrome tab
                    close the logs folder
                    find my place again in each app that I had open in chrome

                    I understand the reason for these being available for debugging, and it's an alpha, but an options to turn these measures on and off would be great! It would be much less disruptive.

                    Great work though guys! Keep it going!

                    9 votes
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                    • Sublime Text 2 Plugin: faster startup

                      Every time Sublime Text starts the plugin downloads the file
                      http://raw.github.com/livereload/livereload-js/master/dist/livereload.js

                      and delays the startup of Sublime Text significant (depending on internet connection).

                      This is really ugly behavior.
                      Even the Sublime 'check for update' is configureable.

                      6 votes
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                      • Underscore Partials are Compiling on Windows

                        I'm working on Windows and LiveReload is compliling my underscore partials and not importing them into the main scss file. For instance, I have styles.scss and _grid.scss. When I make a change to the _grid.scss file, it complies a _grid.css and makes no changes to styles.css. What's going on?

                        Thanks!

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                          0 comments  ·  Compilation  ·  Admin →
                        • BIG Thank you

                          I just wanted to say thank you for this great product. The new less compiler works like a charm. Please do not stop what you are doing.

                          7 votes
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                          • monitor all file changes - not just css

                            why aren't all file changes being monitored? For example: html, and so forth...
                            This would be much better.

                            9 votes
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                            • Update LESS Compiler to v1.4.1

                              A new version of the LESS compiler has been released. It looks like the one included in Live Reload is still at 1.3.3.

                              5 votes
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                                0 comments  ·  Compilation  ·  Admin →
                              • Consolidate the setup instructions to be more clear.

                                I had 2 main questions:

                                1) Does LiveReload require a server environment?
                                2) If not, how exactly do I use it locally?

                                Bottom Line: Setup/install instructions are spread out over multiple pages. A single page or section "Installation" (a common thing these days) would cover it. Instead, after reading and clicking for "A While", I found myself on the feedback page looking at link entries that took me back to the pages that didn't answer my questions in the first place.

                                The broswer plugin (Chrome) tells me it could not connect to the LiveReload server and there's no mention of…

                                3 votes
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                                • Compile partial Sass files even when they are imported

                                  I have modules with their own independent SCSS files. I also have layouts which include modules their SCSS files and have their own SCSS files.

                                  Once my layout SCSS imports my module's SCSS and changes are made to that module's SCSS file a module CSS file is not output within the module folder. Instead the 'parent' layout SCSS (with the import rules) is re-compiled. Meaning that my module's css file is not updated but instead my layout file is.

                                  18 votes
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                                    1 comment  ·  Compilation  ·  Admin →
                                  • Does page have to scroll to top?

                                    Currently I am detecting changes to browser pages. When a change is detected, the browser will scroll to the top, and force me to scroll to the bottom of the page (where my change was impacting) to view the modification.

                                    Using Chrome and LiveReload browser extension.

                                    Can't you retain the scroll position and reset it after refresh?

                                    30 votes
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                                    • Is there a way to compile .haml with .haml partials in LiveReload?

                                      I tried this:

                                      = Haml::Engine.new(File.read("filename.txt")).render

                                      But it only works with static files, not haml files. Shows "compile error".

                                      2 votes
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                                        0 comments  ·  Compilation  ·  Admin →
                                      • Update the "Suggest a feature" link in the (?) button to the appropriate UserVoice page.

                                        In face, none of the links in that menu send you to the right page.

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                                        • Add an option to delay refresh by X milliseconds

                                          This is required for Java applications. When you save the fie on Eclipse it takes a second or two for the refreshed files to become live. LiveLoad will refresh the page immediately, and then I get the old page again... I have then to refresh it manually a second later to get the actual changes in the browser.

                                          An option to delay the refresh by X milliseconds would completely solve this.

                                          46 votes
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