Boa (web server)

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Original author(s) Paul Phillips
Developer(s) Larry Doolittle and Jon Nelson
Initial release circa 1995
Stable release
0.94.13 / July 30, 2002; 15 years ago (2002-07-30)
Preview release
0.94.14rc21 / February 23, 2005; 12 years ago (2005-02-23)
Development status Discontinued
Operating system Cross-platform
Available in C
Type Web server
License GPLv2

Boa is a discontinued since 2005 open-source small-footprint web server that is suitable for embedded applications. Originally written by Paul Phillips, it was previously maintained by Larry Doolittle and Jon Nelson.

Slashdot and Fotolog use Boa to serve images.[1]

As of January 2006, Boa has the following limitations

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