Package Details: quickserve 2018-5

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Package Base: quickserve
Description: A simple HTTP server for quickly sharing files.
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Keywords: server
Licenses: GPL
Submitter: Xyne
Maintainer: Xyne
Last Packager: Xyne
Votes: 63
Popularity: 0.23
First Submitted: 2009-11-28 18:03 (UTC)
Last Updated: 2022-07-15 22:53 (UTC)

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Xyne commented on 2018-04-26 11:28 (UTC)

I've added Avahi support alongside multicast support for peer detection. There are probably still some bugs to work out but it works so far in my initial tests.

Xyne commented on 2013-05-10 20:12 (UTC)

completely rewritten in Python 3 see the project page and help message for changes

Lassulus commented on 2011-04-17 11:23 (UTC)

version should be: 2011.04.17.1 and m5sum should be: c259a5f29fbadbb3fcfb5b3ad3a2942d

<deleted-account> commented on 2010-09-21 13:41 (UTC)

Additional features request with parameter expansion will be nice. pl see my post #133 (

Xyne commented on 2010-09-18 11:15 (UTC)

@vEX I've added HTTPS support:

vEX commented on 2010-09-17 17:41 (UTC)

This works like a charm for me! And using it toghether with pwgen is nice as well: quickserve --username=`pwgen --secure --numerals --capitalize 12 -1` --password=`pwgen --secure --numerals --capitalize 128 -1` <path> Random username/password each time should make it a tiny bit more secure. Would it be possible to get HTTPS support just to add another layer?

Xyne commented on 2010-07-14 04:43 (UTC)

The latest version includes some changes worth mentioning: