sthttpd - a fork of thttpd, a tiny/turbo/throttling HTTP server
version 2.27 of April 3, 2012
sthttpd is a fork of Jef Poskanzer's popular thttpd server. This fork aims
to simply maintain the original codebase as bugs or security issues are found.
Please read README.thttpd for more information.
1. The original codebase is by
Jef Poskanzer <firstname.lastname@example.org> http://www.acme.com/jef/
Please send all kudos to him.
2. The fork is by
Anthony G. Basile <email@example.com> http://opensource.dyc.edu/sthttpd
Send all blame to him. Feel free to open a bug regarding sthttpd at
3. thttpd is released under a BSD license. Any extended code added by sthttpd is
also released under the same license. Here's a copy of it from the src/thttpd.c
** Copyright � 1995,1998,1999,2000,2001 by Jef Poskanzer <firstname.lastname@example.org>.
** All rights reserved.
** Redistribution and use in source and binary forms, with or without
** modification, are permitted provided that the following conditions
** are met:
** 1. Redistributions of source code must retain the above copyright
** notice, this list of conditions and the following disclaimer.
** 2. Redistributions in binary form must reproduce the above copyright
** notice, this list of conditions and the following disclaimer in the
** documentation and/or other materials provided with the distribution.
** THIS SOFTWARE IS PROVIDED BY THE AUTHOR AND CONTRIBUTORS ``AS IS'' AND
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** ARE DISCLAIMED. IN NO EVENT SHALL THE AUTHOR OR CONTRIBUTORS BE LIABLE
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** DAMAGES (INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, PROCUREMENT OF SUBSTITUTE GOODS
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