Apache Httpd

(pronounced "A patchy Httpd", according to the JargonFile)


A famous OpenSource WebServer that usually runs as a daemon process on Unix systems. As the main Web protocol is HTTP, the daemon is called httpd. Apache and its derivatives account for over 60% of public Web servers, according to http://www.netcraft.com/survey.

Apache is released under the AsfLicense?.

Apache is used by the WebSphere ApplicationServer suite from InternationalBusinessMachines.

Tutorials selected by the ASF can be found at http://httpd.apache.org/docs/misc/tutorials.html


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