ABYSS Web Server


The software described and available for download in this site is the last open source version of Abyss Web Server: In 2001, Abyss Web Server became closed source and subsequent versions were and continue to be published by Aprelium Technologies (a company founded by Abyss Web Server's original author).

So if you are looking for the modern releases of Abyss Web Server, please visit http://www.aprelium.com/abyssws.

Otherwise, feel free to download and use Abyss Web Server 0.3 under its modified BSD type license terms and condition.

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Version 0.3 (March 23, 2000):

  • Handles conditional GET requests (by date)
  • Conforms to all the MUSTs of the RFC2616 (newer version of the HTTP/1.1 protocol draft)
  • New configuration options (such as pidfile for UNIX systems...)
  • Handles HEAD and OPTIONS methods
  • Many bug fixes
  • Tested on Sun-OS 5.7
  • Second public release

Version 0.2 beta (February 7, 2000):

  • Handles GET on static files
  • Handles correctly range requests
  • Conforms to 80% of the MUSTs of the RFC2068 (HTTP/1.1 protocol draft)
  • Improved code portability (Win32 and UNIX platforms)
  • Tested on Linux 2.2 and Win95/98
  • First public release

Version 0.1 (January 2000):

  • Completely rewritten in C
  • Speed improvement
  • New memory allocation scheme (using pools)
  • Never released

Version 0.0 (January 2000):

  • Initial version
  • Written in C++
  • Never released

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