[MonoTouch] Running a web server on the iPhone

Demis Bellot demis.bellot at gmail.com
Wed Aug 25 12:32:24 EDT 2010


Actually when I first got my iPhone I jail broke it and installed apache on
it - cause I thought it was cool at the time :)
Yeah it ran fine, albeit a bit slow.

- Demis

On Wed, Aug 25, 2010 at 4:49 PM, Tim Scott <tscott at lunaversesoftware.com>wrote:

> I use it to get an export file to a desktop computer...as an alternative to
> emailing it to yourself.
>
>
> On 8/25/10 10:43 AM, "Nic Wise" <nicw at fastchicken.co.nz> wrote:
>
> > Oh, this is NEVER going to handle more than one user. It's not ment as
> "make
> > your phone a web server", 'cos I agree: thats a stupid idea (esp
> with the cost
> > of web servers these days)
>
> but as a web-based (browser based?) editing
> > platform, for when
> entering lots of data on the device is just a nightmare....
> > it makes a
> lot more sense. It'd be one, maybe 2 users tops.
>
>
>
> On Wed, Aug 25,
> > 2010 at 16:41, Lennie de Villiers <lennie at soliditech.com> wrote:
> > I've done
> > something similar years ago on Windows Mobile 6.5.... Its
> > not worth it, the
> > bandwidth usage, the speed etc... the phone isn't
> > made to run a web server
> > that can server thousands of requests etc.
> > After a month of running from the
> > phone I installed it on a server
> > under my desk and its running since without
> > any problems.
> >
> > On Wed, Aug 25, 2010 at 5:32 PM, Miguel de Icaza
> > <miguel at novell.com> wrote:
> >> Hello,
> >>
> >>> why would you want to run a server
> > process on your iPhone?
> >> Dozens of reasons, including the ability of
> > uploading data to the device
> >> through WebDav.
> >> I listed a bunch a few
> > years ago:
> >> http://tirania.org/blog/archive/2005/Nov-27-1.html
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