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    Portable Webserver Alternatives for Linux

    Portable Webserver is not available for Linux but there are plenty of alternatives that runs on Linux with similar functionality. The best Linux alternative is XAMPP, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 25 alternatives to Portable Webserver and 13 are available for Linux so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Linux alternatives to Portable Webserver are Apache HTTP Server, Caddy, BitNami Application Stacks and AMPPS.

    This page was last updated Feb 8, 2022
    • FreeProprietary
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    1. XAMPP is a completely free, easy to install Apache distribution containing MariaDB, PHP, and Perl.
    2. Apache, is a web server notable for playing a key role in the initial growth of the World Wide Web and in 2009 became the first web server to surpass the 100 million web site milestone.


    3. Caddy is a web server like Apache, nginx, or lighttpd, but with different goals, features, and advantages.
    4. BitNami Stacks make it incredibly easy to deploy your favorite open source software. BitNami Stacks include an open source application and all of the other software necessary to run it, such as Apache, MySQL, PHP or Ruby.
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      AMPPS is an easy to install software stack of Apache, Mysql, PHP, Perl, Python and Softaculous auto-installer that can be used on Desktops and office servers.
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      • FreeOpen Source
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      • Windows
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      The devilbox is a highly-configurable, Docker based alternative to XAMPP.
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      • Windows
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      Abyss Web Server is a compact web server available for Windows, Mac OS X, Linux, and FreeBSD operating systems.
    5. LiteSpeed Web Server (LSWS) is a high-performance Apache drop-in replacement. LSWS is the 4th most popular web server on the internet and the #1 commercial web server.
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      Cherokee is a flexible, very fast, lightweight Web server. It is implemented entirely in C, and has no dependencies beyond a standard C library. It is embeddable and extensible with plug-ins.
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      FoxServ is an Apache / mySQL / PHP installer package for Windows and Linux.

      Discontinued

      Last update on 2003

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