Monkey web server

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Step by step on Installing Monkey webserver with Munin on debain wheezy along with the user group creating with www-user ?

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Monkey webserver is not available as a package in the Debian repository, you must compile it from source. You can do so with the following commands:

apt-get install build-essential
tar zxfv monkey-1.5.0.tar.gz
cd monkey-1.5.0
./configure --prefix=/usr/local
make install

Now you can run the server simply with the command:


You should see the default page if you go to http://your.ip.address:2001

The project has very complete documentation at

FYI: - Monkey HTTP Server v1.5.1 is out - Monkey sources already come with debian/ scripts for build packages (./ If you need any assistance with procedures to get this running properly do not hesitate to contact us. Eduardo Monkey Project