May 26, 2018

Fast, secure HTTP/1.1 CGI/1.1 SSL IPv4/IPv6 webserver

Nostromo aka nhttpd is a simple, fast and secure HTTP server. It runs as a single process, handling connections with select2. For CGIs and directory listing it does fork2. The minimum of HTTP/1.1 and CGI/1.1 are implemented. Also supported are chroot, setuid, basic authentication, SSL, IPv6, custom responses, aliases, and virtual hosts. The access log is written in standard CLF format.

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