Modular Haskell Web Server http://code.haskell.org/mohws/
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Haskell Web Server. It has a module system and can run CGI programs.
The original program is described in:
Developing a high-performance web server in Concurrent Haskell,
Journal of Functional Programming, 12(4+5):359--374, July 2002
The original version available from:
A more conservative update of the original HWS is available from:
=== Build ===
You can use either Cabal or make to build HWS.
==== With Cabal ====
$ runghc Setup.hs configure
$ runghc Setup.hs build
This produces the binary ``dist/build/hws/hws``.
==== With make ====
This produces the binary ``./hws``.
=== Configure ===
There is a config file example in ``conf/httpd.conf``. The server should run with the
example settings, but it would not be very usable. See the example file
for more information about the configuration parameters.
=== Run ===
usage: hws [option...]
-f filename --config=filename default: "conf/httpd.conf"
-d directory --server-root=directory default: "."
The server root is the directory which hws uses as base for the
configuration and log file paths.
Files are served from the DocumentRoot.
==== CGI ====
Files which have the filename suffix ``.cgi`` are run as CGI programs.
==== Debug ====
Look in the error log file (``log/error.log`` by default) for any error messages.
If this does not help, try setting LogLevel to debug (in the config file).