Boot task to automatically reload page resources in the browser.

boot-tasks, clojure, clojurescript, hot-reload, javascript, livereload


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Clojars Project

Boot task to automatically reload resources in the browser when files in the project change. Communication with the client is via websockets.

  • Provides the reload task
  • Reload client can show warnings and exceptions from ClojureScript build on heads-up display.
    • Requires [adzerk/boot-cljs "1.7.48-5"]


Add dependency to build.boot and require the task:

(set-env! :dependencies '[[adzerk/boot-reload "X.Y.Z" :scope "test"]])

(require '[adzerk.boot-reload :refer [reload]])

Add the task to your development pipeline before (cljs ...):

(deftask dev []

Additional Info

You can see the options available on the command line:

boot reload --help

or in the REPL:

boot.user=> (doc reload)


For in-depth, up-to-date examples of how to use reload in development, see Boot templates and example projects in the ClojureScript wiki.


Copyright © 2014 Adzerk
Copyright © 2015-2017 Juho Teperi

Distributed under the Eclipse Public License either version 1.0 or (at your option) any later version.