HTTP (Hypertext Transfer Protocol) is the protocol most commonly used to transfer information around the World Wide Web.

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Why other port in URL in front got http or https?

A example of URL that link to a web hosting control panel: http://example.com:3500/ HTTP is port 80. Why port 3500 in front got HTTP port? Is it port 3500 or port 80?
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Cannot curl webserver from outside network

I have a webserver running on one of my home computers. I am able to access it within my network, on another computer, with curl localWebserverIP:8888. However, I am having issues accessing it from ...
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Why does nslookup for espn.com give an IP that goes to go.com?

If I do an nslookup on espn.com, an IP is returned 199.181.132.250. When I put this value in the browser I get go.com. If I had add a 'Host header to the request, I still end up on go.com. What am I ...
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How do high traffic websites provide a queuing system under heavy load? [closed]

Recently, I've noticed that rather than just give an error, high volume retail websites are implementing a queueing system whereby users are placed in a queue while the webserver(s) processes ...
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Google Chrome much slower when using file:// instead of http://

I occasionally have html files stored locally that I need to view. Opening them in Google Chrome as file:///path/to/file.html is excruciatingly slow. If I serve them up over http like ...
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Invalid HTTP response received from host on port 443

I am facing issue with my nagios monitor installed in centos 6 server saying HTTP CRITICAL - Invalid HTTP response received from host on port 443:. i have opened the port but still giving the same ...
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Send and receive file in curl

I have a remote server running and i want to send a text file to that server. I have this script to upload the file: curl -F 'txtfile=@sometxtfile.txt''http://www.example.com/transfers' My ...
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Authentication requests for HTTPS calls through an HTTP proxy

Am I right in thinking that if you have a service protected by SSL on the other side of an HTTP proxy which requires authentication that: You authenticate using HTTP sending an unencrypted (albeit ...
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HTTP GET works but OPTIONS says Empty reply from server

I am having this problem where ajax calls to my dev server is not working. The weird thing is that it only happens on this one particular machine. It happens across all browsers, when I use Chrome ...
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Hydra empty response, only difference is header locaion

I'm trying to crack my web page to see if it is possible or not. When you try to login on loginpage.php, form is posted to checklogin.php. checklogin.php checks form data and sets Session if login is ...
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Python SimpleHTTPServer

A few questions about python's quick and easy http server module. Is it secure? It is only available to people on my lan, right? If somebody typed in my public ip xxx.xx.xx.xxx:8000 it wouldn't work? ...
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Can telnet be used with any application level text protocol based on TCP/IP?

Can telnet be used with any application level text protocol like http or smtp?
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How to get server IP from given url [duplicate]

Can anyone tell me how to get the IP of a server, for example: https://capi-eval.signnow.com/api/document/ I need it for curl call, which might be slow because of dns. I can't get ip with ping ...
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Trouble downloading files from elance.com [closed]

I do contract work using Elance (www.elance.com). The problem is file download keeps failing again and again ..... sometimes even after several dozen tries. I get an error `"Unknown network error" ...
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wget stops downloading: Cannot write to `-' (success)

Please have in mind that I don't know anything about servers, nor any of its vocabulary, I am a simple web coder, trying to figure my way on the universe! I'm trying to link dropbox on my server, I am ...
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What is the difference between UDP and HTTP torrent trackers?

In the context of bittorrent what's the difference between http and udp trackers? HTTP is an application layer protocol and UDP is a transport layer protocol so the concepts seem non-overlapping. I ...
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Getting error “Set ”Content-Type“ header to overwrite this value.” on using Advanced Rest Client App to test the response of C# Application

I just started using the Advanced Rest Client App to test the response generated by a C# application. I am using the POST method to send userid and requestName to the application which receives these ...
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Rate-limit Apache with Blacklist and Whitelist

I spent several hours trying to configure iptables/ufw to do this for HTTP requests handled by Apache2: White list a set of IP ranges (search engine bots) Add IPs to a 24 hour block list after X ...
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What is vegur appearing in HTTP headers?

On some websites there are the following headers which consist vegur, e.g. Via: 1.1 vegur In here (check the headers) and also in that post. I've tried to look for it, but I couldn't find it. Is ...
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Chrome cache protocol: avoid too many redirects

I have a server running apache on http (port 80) and https (port 8443). On the same server I have tomcat running https (port 443) I want to disable https 8443 port on apache server, using only port ...
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Which HTTP Authentication used?

I need a way to find out which HTTP Auth mechanism is used for a particular website/web-server, which is responding to my HTTP request. I am open to use any browser, or any other tool (like ...
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How does a server get notified about the HTTP request?

I have a basic understanding of how HTTP works. I understand the client (web browser) makes a request and server responds back to the request. However, the thing I don't understand is how does a web ...
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How does a web server return an HTTP request?

I'm sorry if this is a really stupid question; my networking knowledge is pretty sparse. So, a user makes a HTTP request to some address. That request comes from an address on a local subnet, but the ...
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Home server software [closed]

I have a computer that runs pretty much always. It runs windows 8.1 and due to being a gaming computer, is powerful enough to handle server operations. I would like to run a server software on it to ...
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Is it true that http requests via proxy cannot be detected and blocked by the target server? [closed]

In the situation in which a server A sends http requests via php under proxy to server B is it real that server B can't know that the requests are sent by a proxy? And if server B administrator is ...
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How to anonymize an Apache log after the fact?

I encountered a bug in an open source PHP program and I want to create a bug report. I expect that the server log will be important for the developers (as a minimum, it is needed to prove that there ...
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Representing web app users as OS users - bad idea? [on hold]

How bad an idea is to have a web app that represents its users through OS users rather then storing them in a data base? And assuming their privileges are properly set up, to handle their http ...
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Structure of an HTTP Header? [closed]

Is there an RFC I can look at for the structure of an HTTP header? I've looked here: http://www.w3.org/Protocols/rfc2616/rfc2616-sec14.html but this seems specific to Headers defined in the spec. ...
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Is it possible to get the download file name of an mp3 from server using bash?

I am trying to get the final download file name of an mp3 from a server, specifically audiotool.com e.g. http://api.audiotool.com/track/haunt_opaque/mixdown.mp3 When you navigate to this url in a ...
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Access to all links on a domain(no hyperlink available)

I need to have access to all links like: http://www.thewebsitename.com/random_alphanumeric_code1.asp http://www.thewebsitename.com/random_alphanumeric_code2.asp etc.for a given website: ...
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What kind of website would benefit from an SSD powered hosting? [closed]

I've been hosting sites for quite sometime now on regular HDD servers, they pretty much do the job fast enough for me. I was wondering what kind of sites would typically benefit from SSD powered ...
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Mass grabing part of HTML source code using shell scripts

From this page, a radio show http://www.ellinofreneianet.gr/sounds.php?s=0&p=10&o=l I want to download all the recorded shows. They are all this type of pages ...
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Can't get HTTP connection to Amazon Web Services EC2 Windows Server 2012 Instance

I have an Amazon Web Services EC2 instance with a Windows Server 2012 AMI on it. I have installed XAMPP on it, and have started the apache server from the XAMPP Control Panel. It starts successfully. ...
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Particular website is not available from TOR network

Particular website is not available from TOR network on all devices we tried in different networks. Regular access works fine. Hosting support replied they do not restrict access from TOR network. ...
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Try to download mp3 with wget but it redirects to another site?

I am trying to download mp3 files from this adress hanialrefai using wget like this: wget -r -l0 -k -p -A.mp3 http://hanialrefai.com but it redirects me to http://quantsa.ru/?pw and then it say: ...
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How can I get the Full URL's being accessed over TCP, on OSX (or linux)

Is there a way that I can have iftop (or some other command) run on my mac (linux also is okay) which will display the exact http requests which are being made, including the parameters being sent ...
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HTTP requests from browsers stop working randomly (windows 8)

For some reason I can't understand, sometime (every hour or so), for a short period of time (15 sec.) the HTTP requests done from the web browsers are not working. If I do a ping, it works fine. All ...
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Mac OSX HTTP slowness [on hold]

I've been having internet issues at work for a while now. I'm using Mavericks on a 2013 retina MBP, and the internet will repeatedly just start being abysmally slow connecting to websites. Websites ...
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Different website at https:// then at http://

I own a couple of domains, each with a static site serving plain HTML pages. Let say one at www.example.com and another www. example.org. If I enter http :// www. example.com or http:/ ...
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Can't access server with http (out of the blue) ftp works

Not sure if this is the right place for this question but I'm desperate. I'm developing on a test server in Canada (I'm in Greece) I start doing my thing and then out of the blue I can't access the ...
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“Ebay.com” randomly not working inside network

Before I go to the work of calling my ISP I decided to see if this community has an answer. I have never had this issue before, and I also haven't done any hardware or firmware changes recently. So ...
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Java OSX 1.6 Mac does not connect to network

When using httpclient calls on the network, only Java 1.6 (Java 1.6 065) on OSX does not connect outside of the network. But when connecting to the same URL from any other application, the connection ...
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intercept zip file download request to view contents?

user 'A' downloads a zip file from a web server via HTTP/HTTPS, and after downloading he immediately deletes that zip file from server. In this scenario,can user 'B' (not having direct access to ...
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Audio stream from raspberry pi using ffserver

have went along lot of methods to stream audio from Raspberry pi mic input, But i failed to get that completed. I tried with avserver, ffserver, That only get and store the audio file in raspberry pi ...
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HTTP headers of Gmail

I just examined the headers of HTTP requests and responses regarding to Gmail. First, I submitted username and password and examined the headers. Then deleted an email from inbox and examined again. ...
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Find URL that a process, application or script is requesting

I can see the established network connection a program creates with TCPview, netstat or Resource Monitor but I'm trying to see the URL a program initially reaches out to. For instance, this URL ...
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Using tshark, how to filter all packages without data packages (http)

I'm trying to filter all the HTTP packages with a capture filter, cuz I need to save the packages in a .pcap file. But I don't want to save the data packages.
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Windows: trigger an http request from keys

I'm a linux/mac user, don't know anything on windows. I need to trigger an http request when the combination alt+F8 is pressed. With Window 8.1. Only with free/open software. How can I do it?
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Magento | After SSL Setup, Images not shown

My problem is, i setup a Comodo Positive SSL on solempet.com When i changed the options for front page to secure https urls, images and css now shown. I mean site is not load properly and images, css ...
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Force PC to use HTTP instead HTTPS on pages like Facebook or Google [duplicate]

Is this possible? I know plugin for Firefox "HTTPS Everywhere", but i need opposite of it. Thank for answers.