How to enable Gzip on Amazon Elastic Beanstalk with Tomcat and Apache

Follow these steps to enable gzip on Amazon EBS Step 1: Create a top-level directory named .ebextensionsin your source bundle.  And create two files in it as shown below. The contents of enable_mod_deflate.conf # mod_deflate configuration <IfModule mod_deflate.c> # Restrict compression to these MIME types AddOutputFilterByType DEFLATE text/plain AddOutputFilterByType DEFLATE text/html AddOutputFilterByType DEFLATE application/xhtml+xml AddOutputFilterByType …

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Why did a cancer patient travel 260km all alone to meet my dad?

The 7 hour long bus journey of a cancer patient On Wednesday, 2nd Feb, 2011, a cancer stricken patient got on a State Transport bus from Guwahati to start a 7 hour long journey to reach Numaligarh, a small town near Golaghat, Assam. After reaching Numaligarh, he walked for 20 min, under the sun, to …

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