servr: A Simple HTTP Server to Serve Static Files or Dynamic Documents

Start an HTTP server in R to serve static files, or dynamic documents that can be converted to HTML files (e.g., R Markdown) under a given directory.

Version: 0.24
Depends: R (≥ 3.0.0)
Imports: mime (≥ 0.2), httpuv (≥ 1.5.2), xfun, jsonlite
Suggests: tools, later, rstudioapi, knitr (≥ 1.9), rmarkdown
Published: 2021-11-16
Author: Yihui Xie ORCID iD [aut, cre], Carson Sievert [ctb], Jesse Anderson [ctb], Ramnath Vaidyanathan [ctb], Romain Lesur [ctb]
Maintainer: Yihui Xie <xie at>
License: GPL-2 | GPL-3 [expanded from: GPL]
NeedsCompilation: no
Materials: NEWS
In views: WebTechnologies
CRAN checks: servr results


Reference manual: servr.pdf


Package source: servr_0.24.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel:, r-release:, r-oldrel:
macOS binaries: r-release (arm64): servr_0.24.tgz, r-release (x86_64): servr_0.24.tgz, r-oldrel: servr_0.24.tgz
Old sources: servr archive

Reverse dependencies:

Reverse imports: azuremlsdk, blogdown, hipathia, iheiddown, mapview, pagedown, papayar, redist, rgexf, xaringan
Reverse suggests: bookdown, brainR, dataspice, LDAvis, Twitmo, webdriver


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