Projects / darkhttpd


darkhttpd is a secure, lightweight, fast, single-threaded HTTP/1.1 server for static content.

Operating Systems

Recent releases

  •  27 May 2014 15:34

    Release Notes: This release added a --forward-all flag, and ignores query parameters in URLs since only static content is served.

    •  29 Apr 2013 15:10

      Release Notes: This release implements --no-keepalive, --forward, and --no-server-id, and fixes a rare memory leak.

      •  03 May 2011 11:52

        Release Notes: Large file support on 32-bit Linux and some minor bugs were fixed.

        •  04 Nov 2008 15:03

          Release Notes: Links in directory listings which contain special characters are now URL encoded.

          •  02 Aug 2008 14:40

            Release Notes: A use-after-free bug was fixed.

            Recent comments

            11 Jan 2006 06:17 darkmoon

            Re: darkhttpd - fast, nice, simple and WORKING
            Thank you for your kind words. I'm glad to hear that this software has been useful to someone other than me. =)

            04 Jan 2006 08:25 aanatoly

            darkhttpd - fast, nice, simple and WORKING
            Emil, thanks for writing darkhttpd.

            I'm your fan forever :-)


            Project Spotlight


            A Fluent OpenStack client API for Java.


            Project Spotlight

            TurnKey TWiki Appliance

            A TWiki appliance that is easy to use and lightweight.