Overview

The mod_brotli Apache module provides compression for the Apache HTTP server.

Usage

This module can increase the loading speed and security of your web pages. 

If you install this module, it applies to all virtual hosts.

Requirements

This module requires EasyApache 4, a secure (https) connection, and Apache 2.4.  

Compatibility

This module possesses no known compatibility issues.

Configuration

cPanel & WHM sets the following configuration settings for the mod_brotli Apache module by default:

AddOutputFilterByType BROTLI_COMPRESS text/plain text/css text/html application/json application/javascript application/x-javascript text/xml application/xml application/xml+rss text/javascript
SetOutputFilter BROTLI_COMPRESS
SetEnvIfNoCase Request_URI \.(?:gif|jpe?g|png)$ no-brotli

You can edit the mod_brotli Apache module's .conf file at the following location:

/etc/apache2/conf.d/brotli.conf


For more configuration information, read Apache's mod_brotli documentation

How to install or uninstall mod_brotli

In the interface

The easiest way to install or uninstall the mod_brotli Apache module is to use WHM's EasyApache 4 interface (WHM >> Home >> Software >> EasyApache 4). 

On the command line

To install the  mod_brotli Apache module in EasyApache 4, run the following command on the command line:

yum install ea-apache24-mod_brotli 


To uninstall the mod_brotli Apache module in EasyApache 4, run the following command on the command line: 

yum remove ea-apache24-mod_brotli


Additional documentation