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Re: PWS 0.5 released (fwd)
> A new version of PWS, the "Perhaps Working Server", a web serving package
> for people afraid of "real" servers like apache and its ilk.
THere is a minimalistic server between the half dozen servers included
> This package is called pws-0.5.tar.gz and should move to
> ftp://ftp.kde.org/pub/kde/stable/apps/utils soon. (but beware, it needs
> Qt 1.40!)
> This much improved version includes a wizard-like thingy to help initial
> setup, much more sensible defaults, some not too smart checks so your
> configuration makes at least some sense, MIME-types customization,
> directory aliasing support, and support for binding the server to a
> privileged (under 1024) port number (DISCOURAGED right now).
All this in 170K? Amazing.
> It is rather feature-complete, except for some niggles and the total lack
> of docs, but you can probably just make it work by accepting the defaults
> and answering the questions.
That is the same problem than for Linuxconf: lack of docs.
> As usual, special thanks go to the author(s) of mathopd, the neat web
> server that's included with PWS.
I will look at it.
Jean Francois Martinez
Project Independence: Linux for the Masses