LiteSpeed Web Server 3.0 public beta has been released.
3.0beta has been production tested and is deemed stable. We still recommend early adopters to test on development server before going live on production. This is pre-release software and we welcome any feedbacks and bug reports.
Download links are at the bottom of this post.
Revamped web console: Streamlined layout, improved configuration parsing and processing to handle 1000+ virtual hosts.
Request Filtering (compatible with SecFilterSelective of mod_security)
IP to GeoLocation Database Support (compatible with Maxmind/mod_geoip)
Sendfile() support enabled.
Max Concurrent Connections: 150
Web Console is designed to be compatible with Mozilla/Firefox/IE/Opera. Older and cli browsers such as lynx will not be fully supported.
Context Sensitive Help is not active. Will be fixed in RC1.
Documentation is still formatted for version 2.X. Will be fixed in RC1.
Left menu on FireFox will display extra "Collapsed. Click to Expand." debug string. Arrow graphic missing. Fixed in RC1.
GeoIP: We currently support all editions of GeoIP databases from MaxMind. Set GeoIP database
in Server scope and enable GeoIP for specific vhosts. Processed GeoIP data is available in the SERVER environment variables in the variable name format of 'GEOIP_XYZ' where XYZ depends on edition of Maxmind product you use. Fully compatible with scripts designed for mod_geoip.
Request Filtering: We currently support SecFilterSelective directives from mod_security.