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Apache has always been described to me as the solution for hosting websites, but I have been using Lighttpd for many years now and seems pretty stable. What are the advantages of Apache towards Lighttpd ? Does it scale well for heavy-usage applications ? Is it stable enough ?

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closed as not constructive by danlefree Feb 2 '12 at 3:05

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This question does not invite factual answers or evaluation in its present form - the nature of the application and requests against the server are integral to comparison of the webservers' relative performance and stability. Please see our FAQ and inquire on meta if you are not sure why this question was closed. –  danlefree Feb 2 '12 at 3:04
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