Abyss Web Server X1 is a free Web server available for Windows, MacOS X and Linux.
Despite its small footprint, it supports secure SSL connections, IPv6, on-the-fly HTTP compression, download resuming, caching negotiation, log rotation, CGI/1.1 scripts, FastCGI, ISAPI extensions, eXtended Server Side Includes (XSSI), ASP.NET (on Windows), reverse proxying, custom error pages, password protection, URL rewriting, IP address control, aliases, custom MIME types, index files, custom directory listings, anti-leeching, and bandwidth throttling.
It features also an automatic anti-hacking system and an intuitive multilingual remote Web management interface.
With Abyss Web Server X1, hosting your site and your PHP, Perl, Python, ASP, Ruby on Rails, or ASP.NET Web applications is a matter of a few minutes.
» version 2.11.2 - posted on 2016-10-24
Updated SSL/TLS engine, fixed recently discovered issues
» version 2.4 - posted on 2007-01-10
Support for Windows Vista, support for URL rewriting, support for remote FastCGI servers, support for Ruby on Rails, updated documentation
EULA - End User License Agreement
LICENSE TERMS FOR ABYSS WEB SERVER
Please read this License Agreement before installing or using this software. When you install or use this software, you agree to be bound by the terms of this License. If you didn't obtain this copy of the software legally, please destroy the copy immediately. If you do not agree to these terms, promptly cease all further installation or use of the software.
In this Agreement, "APRELIUM" means Aprelium SARL; "LICENSE AGREEMENT" means this Agreement; "LICENSEE" means you, the licensee of the SOFTWARE; "SOFTWARE" means Abyss Web Server X1 (The Personal Edition) or Abyss Web Server X2 (The Professional Edition), depending on the product type used by the LICENSEE, as the case may be, including any technology and utility software licensed by APRELIUM from the developers and owners thereof, together with all accompanying documentation.
In consideration of your agreement to comply with the terms and conditions of this License Agreement, APRELIUM grants you, LICENSEE, a non-exclusive license to use the SOFTWARE and to view the documentation on a single computer system. It is also agreed that the License granted to the LICENSEE is non-transferable. LICENSEE may not use the SOFTWARE on more than one computer terminal at the same time. This Agreement does not grant LICENSEE any rights to patents, copyrights, trade secrets, trade names, trademarks (whether registered or unregistered), or any other rights, functions or licenses in respect of the SOFTWARE.
COPYRIGHT AND RESTRICTIONS ON USE
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LICENSEE may not de-compile, reverse engineer, disassemble or otherwise reduce the SOFTWARE to humanly readable form. LICENSEE may not modify, rent, lease, loan the SOFTWARE or distribute copies of it. LICENSEE may not electronically transfer the SOFTWARE over a network, a telephone circuit or the Internet.
LICENSEE may not create derivative software based upon any trade secret or proprietary information of APRELIUM and/or its licensors. LICENSEE may not sub-license, assign or transfer this License. LICENSEE may not adapt or use any trademark or trade name, which is similar to, or likely to be confused with, that of APRELIUM or any of its licensors or take any other action that impairs or reduces the trademark rights of APRELIUM or of its licensors.
LICENSEE may make one copy of the SOFTWARE for backup or archival purposes. LICENSEE may print a copy of the documentation from the disk only for LICENSEE's use for the sole purpose of operating the SOFTWARE.
LICENSEE further acknowledges that this License is not a sale or an assignment of APRELIUM's and/or its licensors' intellectual property rights in the SOFTWARE and the accompanying documentation and that APRELIUM and its licensors continue to own title to the SOFTWARE.
SPECIAL DISTRIBUTION RIGHTS FOR ABYSS WEB SERVER X1 (THE PERSONAL EDITION)
ABYSS WEB SERVER X1 (The Personal Edition) may be freely distributed by the LICENSEE, provided that:
(i) Such distribution includes only the original archive supplied by APRELIUM. LICENSEE may not alter, delete or add any files in the distribution archive.
(ii) No money is charged to the person receiving ABYSS WEB SERVER X1 (The Personal Edition), beyond reasonable cost of packaging and other overhead.
The above Special Distribution Rights do not apply for Abyss Web Server X2 (The Professional Edition).
APRELIUM does not warrant, guarantee or make any representations that the functions contained in the SOFTWARE will meet LICENSEE's requirements or that the operation of the SOFTWARE will be uninterrupted or error-free. Any other software and any hardware furnished with or accompanying the SOFTWARE is not warranted by APRELIUM.
LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
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EXPORT LAW ASSURANCES
LICENSEE agrees not to re-export the SOFTWARE and other technical information received from APRELIUM except as permitted by the laws and regulations of the jurisdiction in which LICENSEE obtained the SOFTWARE.
This License shall remain in full force and effect unless and until terminated. This License will terminate immediately, automatically and without notice if LICENSEE fails to comply with any provision of this Agreement. Upon termination, LICENSEE must immediately stop using the SOFTWARE, erase or destroy all copies of the SOFTWARE, and destroy all printed information provided with the SOFTWARE.
This License Agreement constitutes the entire agreement between LICENSEE and APRELIUM and supersedes any other prior agreements or communications regarding the SOFTWARE. If any provision of this agreement is held invalid, the remainder of this agreement shall remain in effect.
The failure by APRELIUM or any of its licensors to enforce at any time any of the provisions of this agreement, to exercise any election or option provided herein, or to require at any time the performance by LICENSEE of any of the provisions herein will not in any way be construed as a waiver of such provisions.
LANGUAGE OF AGREEMENT
LICENSEE agrees that this agreement be drafted in the English language. Le licenci accepte que la prsente convention soit rdige en anglais.
This Agreement shall be governed and be construed in accordance with the laws of the Republic of Tunisia applicable therein.
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