lighttpd 1.4.x https://www.lighttpd.net/
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README


========
lighttpd
========

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a light httpd
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:abstract:
lighttpd a secure, fast, compliant and very flexible web-server
which has been optimized for high-performance environments. It has a very
low memory footprint compared to other webservers and takes care of cpu-load.
Its advanced feature-set (FastCGI, CGI, Auth, Output-Compression,
URL-Rewriting and many more) make lighttpd the perfect webserver-software
for every server that is suffering load problems.

:documentation:
https://redmine.lighttpd.net/projects/lighttpd/wiki/

the naming
----------

lighttpd is a __httpd__ which is

- fast as __light__ning and
- __light__ when it comes to memory consumption and system requirements

Features
--------

Network
```````

- IPv4, IPv6

Protocols
`````````

- HTTP/2 (https://tools.ietf.org/rfc/rfc7540.txt)
- HTTP/1.1 (https://tools.ietf.org/rfc/rfc2616.txt)
- HTTP/1.0 (https://tools.ietf.org/rfc/rfc1945.txt)
- HTTPS (via one of openssl, BoringSSL, LibreSSL, mbedTLS, wolfSS