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Runtime system for interactive Web services

'runwig' is an Apache module based runtime system for advanced Web services. It supports resident session processes, smart reply pages, and automatic garbage collection. It is designed to be used both when the services are to be written directly in C, and when C is the target language in a compilation from a high-level Web-service domain specific language such as bigwig (see


User tutorial available from; User reference manual available from


version 2.1-5 (stable)
released on 6 August 2008


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Leaders and contributors

Anders Moller Maintainer
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Software prerequisites

Required to useApache 1.3 or later with dynamic module support enabled
Weak prerequisitelibwww library (for compile-time lexical inclusion or get/post); unixODBC (for external database support)

This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 20 February 2017.


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