extensible, general perl server engine


Net::Server is an extensible, general perl server engine that combines the good properties from Net::Daemon, NetServer::Generic, and Net::FTPServer; and borrows various concepts from the Apache webserver.

Features include:

 * Single Server Mode
 * Inetd Server Mode
 * Preforking Simple Mode (PreForkSimple)
 * Preforking Managed Mode (PreFork)
 * Forking Mode
 * Multiplexing Mode using a single process
 * Multi port accepts on Single, Preforking, and Forking modes
 * Simultaneous accept/recv on tcp, udp, and unix sockets
 * Safe signal handling in Fork/PreFork avoids perl signal trouble
 * User customizable hooks
 * Chroot ability after bind
 * Change of user and group after bind
 * Basic allow/deny access control
 * Customized logging (choose Syslog, log_file, or STDERR)
 * HUP able server (clean restarts via sig HUP)
 * Dequeue ability in all Fork and PreFork modes.
 * Taint clean
 * Written in Perl
 * Protection against buffer overflow
 * Clean process flow
 * Extensibility

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