Proxy that gzips files and reduces image size
'ziproxy' is a forwarding (non-caching) proxy that gzips text and HTML files, and reduces the size of images by converting them to low quality JPEGs. It is intended to increase the speed for dial-up Internet connections. Most browsers support gzipped content, so Web pages appear as normal, but as they are only a fraction of their original page size, pages are much quicker to load. Even for browsers that don't support it, hints how to overcome it using SSH port forwarding are included. Images are on average one third smaller with only marginal visible image quality loss. It should be used with inetd/xinetd, but if you can't use them, a simple replacement "netd" is provided
released on 3 December 2014
|License||Verified by||Verified on||Notes|
|License:GPLv2||Janet Casey||29 October 2003|
Leaders and contributors
|Daniel Mealha Cabrita||Maintainer|
Resources and communication
|Support||Mailing List Info/Archive||http://lists.sourceforge.net/mailman/listinfo/ziproxy-users|
|Developer||VCS Repository Webview||https://sourceforge.net/p/ziproxy/cvs/|
|Help||Mailing List Info/Archive||http://lists.sourceforge.net/mailman/listinfo/ziproxy-announce|
|Developer||Mailing List Info/Archive||http://lists.sourceforge.net/mailman/listinfo/ziproxy-devel|
|Required to use||libungof|
|Required to use||libconfuse|
|Required to use||libjpeg|
|Required to use||libpng|
This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 1 January 2017.
Permission is granted to copy, distribute and/or modify this document under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License, Version 1.3 or any later version published by the Free Software Foundation; with no Invariant Sections, no Front-Cover Texts, and no Back-Cover Texts. A copy of the license is included in the page “GNU Free Documentation License”.
The copyright and license notices on this page only apply to the text on this page. Any software or copyright-licenses or other similar notices described in this text has its own copyright notice and license, which can usually be found in the distribution or license text itself.