Simplest web server ever!

nc -k -l 5432 -c 'echo My Web Server is Alive'
-l, listen mode -k, --keep-open run as a daemon open in browser then http://localhost:5432 and voila! breathing!
Sample Output
/home/me> curl localhost:5432
My Web Server is Alive

By: gvitalie
2013-11-12 16:11:56

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GaryJWhitehead · 8 weeks and 4 days ago

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Any thoughts on this command? Does it work on your machine? Can you do the same thing with only 14 characters?

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