Embedded C/C++ web server

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CivetWeb is an easy to use, powerful, C/C++ embeddable web server with optional CGI, SSL and Lua support.

CivetWeb can be used by developers as a library, to add web server functionality to an existing application. CivetWeb uses an MIT license.

It can also be used by end users as a stand-alone web server. It is available as single executable, no installation is required.

To find the latest stable release, visit A list of selected changes can be found in the release notes.

End users can download CivetWeb at SourceForge

Developers can contribute to CivetWeb via GitHub

Trouble tickets should be filed on GitHub

New releases are announced at Google Groups

Formerly some support question and discussion threads have been at Google groups. Recent questions and discussions use GitHub issues.

Source releases can be found on GitHub

A security policy can be found in

CivetWeb is free of charge, however, donations for maintenance are welcome: Donate