Web server on the phone?

Florian Hackenberger f.hackenberger at chello.at
Thu Jul 17 09:13:59 CEST 2008

On Wednesday 16 July 2008, Dirk Bergstrom wrote:
> Since I'm quite familiar with Django (http://www.djangoproject.com),
> I thought I might just run the Django development server, which has a
> toy-ish httpd server built in.  That way I'd already have python
> running, so I'd avoid all the fork/exec/load-libraries overhead.

I was a bit into development on the openwrt platform some time ago and 
used the busybox httpd plus haserl [1] for CGI scripts written in shell 
script, mixed with Dojo core for Ajax. Worked like a champ and was 
pretty fast too. Not that I would recommend it for a GUI on a phone 


[1] http://haserl.sourceforge.net

DI Florian Hackenberger
florian at hackenberger.at

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