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FS#69977 - [lighttpd] Enable brotli compression

Attached to Project: Arch Linux
Opened by jxir (jxir) - Saturday, 13 March 2021, 17:39 GMT
Last edited by Andreas Radke (AndyRTR) - Sunday, 14 March 2021, 09:42 GMT
Task Type Feature Request
Category Packages: Extra
Status Assigned
Assigned To Pierre Schmitz (Pierre)
Architecture All
Severity Low
Priority Normal
Reported Version
Due in Version Undecided
Due Date Undecided
Percent Complete 0%
Votes 0
Private No


lighttpd 1.4.59-2

Support for brotli compression in mod_deflate was added in version 1.4.56.
The configure flag is --with-brotli.

Since brotli offers a good improvement over gzip and has been supported by the major browsers for years, I think it's worth considering enabling it.
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