Apache Mobile Filter
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|Original author(s)||Idel Fuschini|
|Stable release||3.02 / January 21, 2010|
|Type||Apache Module, Device Detection, Redirect and Image Rendering|
|License||GNU General Public License|
Apache Mobile Filter or AMF, is an open source project created by Idel Fuschini and distributed under the GNU General Public License. The AMF is a suite of mod_perl modules that allows you to access WURFL from any programming language, not just Java and php that is traditionally used for dynamic mobile web sites.
This project is included from November 2009 in the Apache Module Registry.
The suite has several modules the most important are:
- AMFWurflFilter: The module detects the mobile device and passes the WURFL capabilities on to the other web application as environment variables.
- AMFImageFilter: Resize images on the fly to adapt to the screen size of the mobile device
- AMFMobileCaching: has the goal to cache the different dedicated mobile device layout of the same pages
- AMFSwitcher: Used to switch the device to the right content (mobile browser,Personal Computer browser)