Request for comments: C++ embedded webserver

Stewart Smith stewart at
Wed Dec 20 10:30:40 AEDT 2017

"Tanous, Ed" <ed.tanous at> writes:
> I'm looking for comments on a code review that's been outstanding.
> One of the large pushes we've made is to attempt to make the web
> server more efficient, and add capabilities that comprehend long term
> needs of OpenBmc.  One key that wasn't made clear in the commit
> message is that it includes the basic redfish implementation that (we
> hope) should be extensible to the full redfish specification in the
> short term future.
> We would very much appreciate comments to see if we can move this
> forward.

One question, it seems like you rolled your own http server, any reason
to do that rather than re-use what's in libevent or similar such

Stewart Smith
OPAL Architect, IBM.

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