Inets is a container for Internet clients and servers. Currently, an HTTP server and an FTP client has been incorporated in Inets. The HTTP server is an efficient implementation of HTTP 1.0 as defined in RFC 1945, namely a Web server.
The HTTP server is well suited for both embedded systems and more traditional settings due to its characteristics, for example Efficient use of light-weight processes, Robustness, On-the fly code upgrade and Apache compatibility.
The HTTP server implements a subset of the config directives used
by Apache. Inets supports numerous features all being fully
configurable; SSL (Secure Sockets
Layer), ESI (Erlang Scripting Interface),
CGI (Common Gateway Interface),
User Authentication (with
or without Mnesia DBMS support),
Common Logfile Format (with or