GZIP + Brotli support for App Platform

Hey guys,

I’ve deployed a static website using App platform. It’s a single page application so keeping the JS bundle as light as possible is critical. I don’t see any options to setup serving gzip/brotli assets for browsers that support it. For now, the CSS and JS are all uncompressed which isn’t ideal.

Is this possible to setup right now? I didn’t see anything on the GUI or the App specification (

if not support, is this something on your roadmap?

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Cody Baker
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October 29, 2020
Accepted Answer

👋 Thanks for the question.

We don’t current offer this functionality, but we have not dismissed it. I’ve created an internal ticket so we can evaluate adding this functionality to our roadmap.

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