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+Features & limitations
+* Only one Java file
+* Java 1.1 compatible
+* Released as open source, Modified BSD licence
+* No fixed config files, logging, authorization etc. (Implement by yourself if you need them.)
+* Supports parameter parsing of GET and POST methods
+* Parameter names must be unique. (Adding support to multiple instance of a parameter is not difficult, but would make the interface a bit more cumbersome to use.)
+* Supports both dynamic content and file serving
+* Supports file upload (since version 1.2, 2010)
+* Never caches anything
+* Doesn't limit bandwidth, request time or simultaneous connections
+* Default code serves files and shows all HTTP parameters and headers
+* File server supports directory listing, index.html and index.htm
+* File server does the 301 redirection trick for directories without /
+* File server supports simple skipping for files (continue download)
+* File server uses current directory as a web root
+* File server serves also very long files without memory overhead
+* Contains a built-in list of most common mime types
+* All header names are converted lowercase so they don't vary between browsers/clients
+Ways to use
+* Run as a standalone app (serves files from current directory and shows requests)
+* Subclass serve() and embed to your own program (see for a simple example)
+* Call serveFile() from serve() with your own base directory
+* To test file uploading, try browsing file-upload-test.htm through NanoHTTPD, upload something and watch the console output.

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