In App Web Server

Trying to use native httpd to create in app web server, but the sample code on website does not work. help.

try this …

That was the opposite of what the poster asked about. The question was about creating a Web server using the Httpd plugin and not fetching resources with an Http client.

This is going to be too late for the OP, but for anyone hitting this in a search, make sure you are wrapping your startServer() call in a platform.ready() statement to ensure that Cordova has completed loading before you issue your request to startServer().