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'pthrlib' is a library and toolkit for easily and quickly writing small, fast, HTTP/1.1-compliant Web servers. The distribution includes a lightweight cooperative threading library, a buffered I/O library, a library for writing HTTP/1.1 RFC-compliant servers, a library for writing CGI scripts that run inside the server, and an ftp client library. Examples, full manual pages documenting every function, and a production quality micro-webserver called rws are also included.


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LicenseVerified byVerified onNotes
LGPLJanet Casey26 August 2002

Leaders and contributors

Richard Jones Maintainer

Resources and communication

Audience Resource type URI
Bug Tracking,Developer,Support E-mail

Software prerequisites

Kind Description
Weak prerequisite cdoc (to rebuild man pages)
Required to use c2lib

This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 10 February 2003.


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