Project description.

The Apache HTTP Server Project is an effort to develop and maintain an open-source HTTP server for modern operating systems including UNIX and Windows NT.

The goal of this project is to provide a secure, efficient and extensible server that provides HTTP services in sync with the current HTTP standards

Apache 2.1.2 Changelog
  • mod_proxy: Respect errors reported by pre_connection hooks. [Jeff Trawick]
  • core: Error out on sections that are missing an argument instead of silently consuming the section. PR 25460. [Geoffrey Young, Paul Querna]
  • mod_cache/mod_mem_cache/mod_disk_cache: Move out of experimental.
  • Upgraded PCRE to version 5.0. [Brian Pane]
  • mod_cgid: Catch configuration problem where two web server instances share same ServerRoot but admin forgot to use ScriptSock. [Jeff Trawick]
  • mod_cgi: Ensure that all stderr is logged for a script which returns a Location header to generate a non-local redirect. PR 20111. [Joe Orton]
  • Added the Event MPM to more efficiently handle clients during a Keep Alive request. [Paul Querna, Greg Ames]