Lighttpd

www-servers/lighttpd


Current Maintainer(s):wired@gentoo.org (Alex Alexander) hwoarang@gentoo.org (Markos Chandras)
Source Repository:Repository:Gentoo Portage Tree

http://www.lighttpd.net/

Summary: 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.

Use Flags

libev
Enable fdevent handler
memcache
Enable memcache support for mod_cml and mod_trigger_b4_dl
mmap
Use mmap with files owned by lighttpd. This is a dangerous option as it may allow local users to trigger SIGBUS crashes.
rrdtool
Enable rrdtool support via mod_rrdtool
uploadprogress
Apply experimental patch for upload progress module
webdav
Enable webdav properties

News

Drobbins

New Squeezelite Ebuild

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2017-01-06 by Drobbins
Drobbins

New Raspberry Pi and ODROID builds

We now have builds that are optimized for various Raspberry Pi and ODROID systems.
2017-01-02 by Drobbins
Oleg

LLVM Targets

LLVM Targets
2016-12-08 by Oleg
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