ziproxy(1) a compressing HTTP proxy server


ziproxy <-d|-i|-k> [-c config_file] [-u user_name] [-g group_name] [-p pid_filename] [-h]


ziproxy is a forwarding, non-caching and compressing HTTP proxy server. Basically it squeezes images by converting them to lower quality JPEGs and compresses (gzip) HTML and other text-like data.


These programs follow the usual GNU command line syntax, with long options starting with two dashes (`-'). A summary of options is included below.
-d, --daemon-mode
Used when running in standalone mode.
-i, --inetd-mode
Used when running from inetd or xinetd.
-k, --stop-daemon
Stops daemon.
-c, --config-file config_file
Full path to ziproxy.conf file (instead of default one).
-u, --user user_name
Run daemon as the specified user. If unspecified and user_name is specified, uses user_name's group.
-g, --group group_name
Run daemon as the specified group.
-p, --pid-file pid_filename
Use the specified PID file for daemon control.
-h, --help
Display summarized help.


ziproxy was written by Juraj Variny and Daniel Mealha Cabrita.

This manual page was written by Marcos Talau <[email protected]>.