Lighttpd may speed things up for us

Lighttpd is known for how lightweight it is and its ability to handle thousands of requests per second, and Lighttpd powers sites like The Pirate Bay, YouTube, Imageshack, Webkinz, and a host of others. So I thought I would give lighttpd a spin.

To get PHP stuff to work, I had to recompile PHP due to the fact that some company, *cough* Apple *cough* didn’t include a fastcgi or cgi binary of php.

Anyways, after that bump, everything was quite easy. I also made MXR work after a bit of cgi.assign magic.

To view pages as served by lighttpd (Blog or Wiki or subdomains aren’t supported) just change the port to 81 by adding :81 after the domain.

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