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This crate abstracts most of the boilerplate involved in creating a CGI application. You will be able to choose which type of CGI protocol you want your software to run.

Gemfra supports two CGI protocols:

These protocols will be implemented for all applications. You can use an application made from gemfra, or implement your own application. Currently there is only one pre-built application available:

Async Runtime

Gemfra is an asynchronous library. It uses tokio as its runtime.


This software has not been tested with very many servers. It is possible, if not likely that there are incompatibilities with other servers. I would like Gemfra to be as portable as possible, so please report any issues that you find.


Gemfra is still in development and there are a few things that are planned to be added to the library.