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PageKite in C: libpagekite

By Bjarni R. Einarsson 2012-09-27, 17:13

This library provides implements the PageKite Protocol in C, optimized for high-performance or embedded applications.

The code is here, on github:

This library is still a work in progress, but it is already quite useful. Basic support for the protocol has been implemented, making it easy to build both stand-alone back-end connector proxies (see pagekite.c) and simple servers in which PageKite serves as a replacement for a traditional listening socket (see httpkite.c).

The library is meant to be used as part of other program and products, so the primary license for libpagekite is the Apache License, version 2.0. See the file in the source distribution for further details.

Libpagekite is currently used in the following projects:

Get in touch if you use it and we'll add you to the list.


  1. Sergio said on 2023-08-17, 10:28
    Dear sirs,

    We're a spanish profesional audio device manufacturer. We're willing to provide our devices with embedded web application a remote (external, non local) connection, like you were inside same intranet network than the devicce.
    Please, can I know the status of libpagekite? Is in production or still in development?
    What options do you can offer for such kind of issue?

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