swiperproxy: Simple, open source, web proxy written in Python


SwiperProxy runs on efficient Python code to run a self-containing, minimalist webserver. Prefer your own? SwiperProxy plays well and scales with major webservers including Apache, Nginx and Varnish

Only 25 lines of well-documented configuration are needed to run SwiperProxy, yet is fully featured supporting HTTP, HTTPS, blocklists, URL rewrites, logging and more.

Undertow: Lightweight, non-blocking, embeddable, servlet 3.1 compatible web server with websockets support by JBoss

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Isn’t that a lovely blog post title?

From the website:

Undertow is a flexible performant web server written in java, providing both blocking and non-blocking API’s based on NIO.

Undertow has a composition based architecture that allows you to build a web server by combining small single purpose handlers. The gives you the flexibility to choose between a full Java EE servlet 3.1 container, or a low level non-blocking handler, to anything in between.

Undertow is designed to be fully embeddable, with easy to use fluent builder APIs. Undertow’s lifecycle is completely controlled by the embedding application.

Undertow is sponsored by JBoss and is the default web server in the Wildfly Application Server

Servers for Hackers: Newsletter with server management tips for programmers

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From the signup page:

At some point, every programmer finds themselves needing to know their way around a server.
Servers for Hackers is a newsletter for those times.

This newsletter will cover things like user management and permissions, firewalls, LAMP stacks, apache, nginx, load balancers, proxies, nodejs, ruby, python, php, search engines, automating processes, handling log files, git, deployment, sql, nosql, development environments, provisioning, the list can go on forever!