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MacBook Pro issue with local IP download over wifi

I am facing a strange situation on my macbook pro, with my wifi adapter: I'm serving a file via http (whatever server I use, I get the same problem: apache, node.js, ...): ...
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1answer
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How do I get apache to serve publicly in OSX Mountain Lion

I've gotten "Web sharing" back easily enough via https://discussions.apple.com/docs/DOC-3083 and other articles. But it only shares on my own system with localhost. How can I get it back to where it ...
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Mac listening on port 80 for both IPv4 127.0.0.1 and IPv6 ::1 with SSH tunnel, but connection is not possible with IPv4?

I am connecting with openssh to a remote server, running a web server which I need to access as if from the server itself. Therefore I use ssh-tunneling, like this: sudo ssh -L 80:127.0.0.1:7065 ...
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1answer
544 views

How to block HTTP and HTTPS ports in Skype for OS X

How I can configure Skype on OSX to not use port 80? In the Windows version of Skype, you can configure the main port (80 by default) and the alternative (443 by default). Windows Options ...
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1answer
102 views

I'm using Chrome stable on OSX how to redirect a url

I've just bought the latest 13in Mac Air and I'm trying to get it to redirect from the international Apple store to the Australian one. The url currently is store.apple.com but I want it to always go ...
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cURL wont download for me?

OS X 10.8.3, from a terminal I am executing: $ curl -OCv http://<URL>/<file>.dmg I get (for 2 seconds) % Total % Received % Xferd Average Speed Time Time Time Current ...
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fake connection success on os X 10.8

I am working on a MacBook running 10.8.2, and when I make a connection to port 80 to a server that doesn't respond (because of network issues, typically), something on the machine causes the connect ...
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671 views

How to make wireshark show http protocol instead of 802.11?

I recorded the wlan traffic in my network and saved this as a pcap file. Now I'd like to see the recorded http traffic and filter for some parts of the http traffic. I can open the pcap file in ...
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Telnet - Google Drive GET request error

I'm on Mac OSX trying to use telnet to get a file off of google drive. I found that the following link template causes an automatic download of a file off of google drive: ...
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1answer
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Why is “It works!” showing up at my http://127.0.0.1 (localhost)?

So, I was playing around with Java sockets, servers and streams, the other day, and I decided, purely out of curiosity, expecting no good results, to open Google Chrome and navigate to 127.0.0.1, and ...
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Please recommend a lightweight easily installable http server for OSX

I need an http server to serve up static content on localhost. It needs to meet the following conditions: easy to install, minimal configuration, just fire up from a directory and that's it ...
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732 views

Is there any way to get the size of a remote file without downloading it?

Is it at all possible to get the size of a remote file without downloading it? The file is over HTTP, not (S)FTP. I want to know this because I want to download something while connected with a ...
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2answers
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http get from the shell in Mac OS X

I'd like to download a link like: http://example.org/file.mp3 Now, I'm enough of a shell junkie to know what SCP does, but that's about where my geek-dom ends. So is there a shell program that lets ...
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1answer
607 views

URIs for QuickTime X

Apple lets you Stream video over HTTP with their new tech, but is there a URI scheme to open the .m3u8 files from a browser in Quicktime X? (ie. Open as a URL, rather than downloading and attempting ...
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2answers
976 views

SSH HTTP tunneling on OS X

On Windows I use PuTTY to tunnel to my home server and tell Firefox to use PuTTY as a proxy. How would I accomplish something similar on my Mac?
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2answers
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Web page change monitoring for Mac OS X

There is a site that I need to monitor for changes and pop an alarm if the change is over a certain threshold. Ideally it would use Growl to pop the notification but I'm open to alternatives. If ...
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Looking for HTTP debugging proxy for Mac similar to Fiddler on Windows [closed]

In previous jobs when I've worked on a Windows machine, I've used Fiddler for viewing HTTP transactions and debugging. I'm specifically looking to monitor the HTTP transactions for an ajax site I'm ...