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

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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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Running commands on HTTP server through file in web root (not PHP)

I have an HTTP server whose web root directory I can modify in any way I want, but I can't change anything else. Is there a file I can put in that will make the server run a command? I know you can do ...
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Mac OSX HTTP slowness

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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What about a performance comparison of the RDP clipboard sharing vs FTP vs HTTP for large files (apprx 4GB)?

Does anyone know? What about a performance comparison of this clipboard sharing vs FTP vs HTTP for large files? Speed, throughput etc? Which one's the quickest?
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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.
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Mozilla Thunderbird HTTP Authentication

I set up Mozilla Thunderbird on Windows 7 Enterprise, and I set my main page to my own site. (Which requires HTTP/1.1 authentication). Before I even have an HTTP authentication window (displayed for ...
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Various IPs unaccessible after connection to new WiFi

since I've connected to my parents' wireless network, there are several programs that stopped working on any network connection (even mine, even though they used to work on that before). Examples are: ...
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what is wrong with my squid configuration?

I installed squid3 on my Debian server and replaced squid.conf with this code acl manager proto cache_object acl localhost src 127.0.0.1/32 acl to_localhost dst 127.0.0.0/8 acl localnet src myip/24 ...
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Network Sniffer identifying strange requests to *.crdui.com

So I just downloaded a Network Sniffer on my local machine, as I think something is going on. As soon as I opened it, selected my network adapter (an LTE stick), it started showing me requests from ...
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How to get URL of a file in an HTTP GET request?

There's a web server that I access regularly by making an HTTP GET request like so: http://www.example.com/index.php?file=12&hd=0 It returns an OK response with a content type of video/x-flv and ...
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nginx - ssl and www redirect configuration

this is related to: http://stackoverflow.com/questions/24538973/django-allowed-hosts-error-for-www-domain-and-ip-address i'm attempting to redirect www and non-ssl requests to ssl non-www domain for ...
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Is there any solution/utilities to compress and upload a large file simultenously?

Upload a large file via broadband connection takes time. Compress the file using max. compression ratio before upload also consume time. Is there any solution that may compress and upload file to ...
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Rewrite HTTP requests on a single URL

Is it possible to rewrite certain URL requests in Windows (8.1)? The background story is that I am programming some application and have hit a blocker bug, and on all requests to a single URL I will ...
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crawling google links produces 400 error

I had a google scraper some time ago that quit working when they made some security changes. I just had a task come up and realized something must of changed a lot. the best I can get with any tool to ...
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Firefox does not prompt for password for http authenticated sites, how to make it prompt?

I'm trying to log in to the corporate intranet. It used to ask me for a password in Firefox. But suddenly it stopped to do so, and only shows an HTTP 401 Unauthorized error message, just like when ...
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What is a networking monitoring tool/plugin that can provide detailed information on requests in Chrome [closed]

I use a tool called tamperdata in Firefox that provides a decent listing of the request information. I think it does a better job filtering out the content and also provides a way to tamper the ...
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Opening port 80 in router has no results

A friend of mine has a ADSL modem and I need to forward some ports. I have already forwarded the 1521 port (Oracle) and it's working fine. Now I need to forward the port 80. I already set up his IIS ...
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Get POST Data From Firefox History?

I am a writer/blogger. Yesterday, I wrote a long blog post on Html 5 Editor in Firefox and click the save button. I got some error. When I click the back button, all of my blog content vanished. Is ...
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Mitigating http attacks away from Express

I'm serving a few static files using Express and Node.JS, what can I do to protect against http floods such as POST attacks and GET attacks?
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“Middleman” for URLs (http opens)

I was wondering if there is a possibility to have a middleman/firewall-like functionality in Windows which would enable me to review the URL the application is trying to send to the browser and decide ...
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simple web page to control some http rest api functions [closed]

I have some hardware that exposes an http api (KEMP Load Balancers) (http://kemptechnologies.com/files/support/documentation/KEMP_Restful%20API.pdf) I would like to create a web page that has some ...
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POST http(s) request with xml content in Power Query

I have a POST http request which works good in HttpRequester (Firefox plugin). I know that it is possible to call POST request in Power Query but cannot find working solution. Here is the original ...
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file downloaded via firefox and curl have different size

When I download a file from this link by Firefox its size is 74580 B, But when I download it by curl with exactly all of header was sent by Firefox its size is 79891 B (I copied all header from ...
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SSHing thru an HTTP proxy

Typical scenario: I'm trying to SSH thru a corporate HTTP proxy to a remote machine using corkscrew, and I get: ssh_exchange_identification: Connection closed by remote host Obviously, there's a ...
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Why would you ever set MaxKeepAliveRequests to anything but unlimited?

Apache's KeepAliveTimeout exists to close a keep-alive connection if a new request is not issued within a given period of time. Provided the user does not close his browser/tab, this timeout (usually ...
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How to log requests matched by mod_rewrite's RewriteCond directive to a seperate file

I am trying to log specific requests to a separate log file matched by RewriteCond directive on Apache 2.2. Following is the portion of Apache config where i am trying to achieve this : ...
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Why does the percent sign in a URL cause an HTTP 400 Bad Request error?

I stumbled upon this by accident when mistyping the URL for a web page in my web browser. Why does visiting http://example.com/% cause an HTTP 400 Bad Request error to be thrown? Is the server ...
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How to download a file through Telnet using HTTP request? [closed]

I need to download a file, for example: http://gensho.acc.umu.se/debian-cd/7.5.0/amd64/iso-dvd/debian-7.5.0-amd64-DVD-1.iso with usage of Telnet and HTTP request. How can I do that?
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Is it possible to disable the HTTP referer header being passed by browsers?

Is it possible to force browsers so they don't include the HTTP referer header? I'd like that every page visit looks like it's accessed by a manually typed URL in the browser's address bar, not like ...
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UFW Not Allowing Apt-Get and other HTTP Services Out

I've built a limited firewall appliance out of a Raspberry Pi, two NIC cards, and a Raspbian OS using UFW for the firewall. Another Pi (also on Raspbian) sits behind it as an application/web server. ...
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Connect SSH as SOCKS proxy using HTTP proxy

I want to connect ssh with http proxy. It is because I can't directly connect to my server. but I can connect to the http proxy. I see that -o command argument with ProxyCommand might be able to do ...
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Is it me or my ISP?: Persistent 503 Service Unavailable Problems

For months now I keep getting 503s when I attempt to visit 3 websites. My ISP keeps trying to blame my computer and not its system. I have bought two modems in the past 15 months on the ISPs ...
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nginx pass filetype to backend server

I am trying to setup nginx to handle file uploads and pass the file information on to a backend server once done. I came across a post at https://coderwall.com/p/swgfvw that shows how to do this and I ...
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How to view edited page after editing the headers in Fiddler?

I am playing a bit with Fiddler because it seems to be the tool of choice for HTTP analysis on Windows, but I can't for the life of me understand how to view the new page after I have edited a request ...
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WSUS server not working

I have troubles getting my WSUS server to work. When clients try to search for updates, they get this error: 8024402C Unknown error. When I try to reach the WSUS website, I get access denied. I get ...
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how HTTP Recorder works. How to install http recorder [closed]

I want to know the some basics about the HTTP Recorder, installations and configurations. Actually I am following this links http://www.perl.com/pub/2004/06/04/recorder.html but I can't understand ...
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Make router report MAC address when device connects/disconnects - preferably by HTTP POST

I want my router to report (preferably by making a php POST containing MAC address) every time a device connects/disconnects. I currently have a Netgear router (which is able to run dd-wrt), but I'm ...
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Why will a link load from a webpage click and not direct access

I am a user of a website which generates live updating kml files to be viewed in Google Earth. When I put my details in the website, generate the kml, then look at the kml in notepad, the middle part ...