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

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Display Calendar/Notes entries with raspberry pi?

I want to realise the following: I'm using Lotus Notes 9 to manage my meetings, mails etc.. As a project, I want to display the meeting entries in my calendar with a raspberry pi on another display, ...
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Filezilla doesn't connect to my ftp but I can connect to ftp using same details in Windows explorer or browser

Filezilla does not connect to my ftp but I can connect to ftp using same details in Windows explorer or browser using ftp://ftp.xxxxx.com Log is: 2015-10-05 22:31:27 6908 1 Status: Resolving address ...
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Browser still see old certification after changing to Cloudflare

I have just changed my website to be SSL over Cloudflare. However, for some reason my OSX any browser still see my website with SSL from Github. I'm using Octopress to deploy to Github pages. This ...
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Medusa returns Segmentation fault or gives up on 1st try

For my thesis, which is about the use of software for computer forensics, I want to use Medusa to attack a server of my own, just to sniff the packets to see the data for port 80 (and therefore prove ...
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Using cNTLM & PuTTY to use HTTP/HTTPS through SSH Tunnel

That's briefly the network topology I am facing: My Workstation -> Transparent proxy (NTLM auth; only allows HTTPS port 443) -> Internet -> My PC at home (with SSH server listening on port ...
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Sending POST with esp8266 Module

I am trying to send a POST request from my esp8266 wifi module and I am getting errors. Such as: "Your browser sent a request that this server could not understand" I am trying to send: POST http://...
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Chrome 45 does not display authentication dialog

I've set up a website with basic HTTP authentication. If I go there with IE 11 or Firefox 38, I get the expected dialog asking for credentials. If I attempt to go there with Chrome 45, it immediately ...
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Strange network issue (HTTP headers in document?)

Lately I've noticed that on my home network, certain websites often fail to load correctly. Looking at the page source shows something truly strange: The HTTP response headers are actually included in ...
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HTTP links do not open in Firefox

There's a GIF of some program on Windows 8 (e.g. Nvidia settings window where you can click Download button to go to web and download latest driver) So nothing happens when clicked, the window just ...
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Capture POST requests by process name

I found that there are some HTTP POST request from my VPS, which sometimes causes my VPS IP block to be listed by blocklist.de. I need to find source of these requests on my server and prevent them, ...
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cookies not set in request header

We are doing a load test where we push the load from a agent machine(we call it loader) to our application server which is in cluster. The client request hits a Load Balancer which would then forward ...
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How to block HTTP 302 redirection package by matching a specific string on Location?

The HTTP response I want to block has: Header HTTP/1.1 302 Found Location: http://www.yxjiaodai.com/ad/?id=1023&url=http%3A//a1819.oadz.com/link/C/1819/3081547/dtMdon4l79FwsIo2JXEHqtdp5eQ_/p007/...
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Why a POST request uses the PSH flag in the first packet?

I'm trying to understand the behaviour of the POST HTTP Transaction. When there is a GET request with a long URI that needs more than one packet to be sent, the PSH flag is used in the last packet to ...
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How to support HTTP/2 in IIS prior to Windows 10?

HTTP/2 is/will be supported in Windows 10/Server 2016. Is there any way to to support HTTP/2 on older versions of IIS? PS: Can somebody help me with the following issue? This question body does ...
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Charles HTTP proxy/monitor not listing requests

I had some problems with Charles recently—it’s an HTTP proxy/monitor/reverse proxy—and today I decided to fix it (or at least try to). Removed Charles and everything connected with it, then downloaded ...
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Open password protected http stream with VLC

I want to stream a video / media file that is hosted by a http server, but the webserver protects the file with HTTP authentication. The GUI asks for for the credentials on every opening of the stream....
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How to stop Windows 10 intercepting hyperlinks to the Windows Store?

In Windows 10 when you click certain links to microsoft.com/en-US/store (like this one) in Chrome or any other browser, the "Store" app opens. Has anyone figured out a way to disable this anti-...
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Readable HTTPS request and response using Charles Proxy

I am using Charles proxy to see the HTTP request generated through android application. However HTTPS request gets logged in encrypted format. Is there a way to see HTTPS request & response ...
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Port Forwarding for 2 HTTP Servers (one of them is on VM)

I have a Dynamic DNS from noip.com and I have installed their client on my home server. I have also installed WAMPServer to use as an HTTP server (for testing purposes only as I'm a web developer) ...
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Not able to GET resource using openssl s_client

I tried following command openssl s_client -connect google.com:443 and was able to connect with google.com over SSL. But when I tried to get some resource using GET /?q=cats HTTP/1.1 <enter> ...
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Chrome spending a lot of time stalled

This happens sporadically when requesting a page. I haven't seen it occur while loading other items within a page. So it seems to be isolated to making a new request or refreshing the current page. ...
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new relic synthetics strange http response codes -7,-20, -9999

Looking at the synthetics page of the new relic monitoring tool we have in place, I'm seeing unfamiliar http status codes in the http response codes panel, for example -7, -20 and -9999 Is this usual?...
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Win10 browsers cannot connect to http sites

I have been raking through site by site on my phone to find a solution to this but to no avail. Context: My Windows 8.1 ASUS S551L updated to Windows 10 and the first issue was lack of WiFi (zero ...
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Nginx: redirection to (private ip) virtual machines

I want to setup a set of web services for my colleagues from my laboratory; simple things like wiki, cms, git, etc, so that we can document our projects better. I'm an physicist, not CS, so sorry if I ...
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How to configure telnet in Windows 8?

I want to use telnet to understand the working of web and networks. However, whenever I type telnet "URL" 8080, it shows Could not open connection to the host, on port 8080: Connect Failed. I work ...
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NAT configuration for HTTP server

There is a router (192.168.1.1) having static public IP(hypothetically- 8.8.8.8). This router is programmed to forward all incoming port 80 (TCP/UDP) connections to a particular IP (192.168.1.105). ...
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Apache2 URL forwarding

If some one goest to *.test.com/privacy the page need to redirect to *.test.com/hello/jsp/privacy.jsp I tried RewriteEngine On RewriteRule /privacy to http://www.test.com/hello/jsp/privacy.jsp ...
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Redirect Https requests?

Being a noob for such considerations, please dont hit me... I have redirection from many domains --to--> a unique landing page of my server. This works painlessly for http Here is my question : ...
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Is there an easy way to get the size of a specific network folder?

This URL: http://sun3d.cs.princeton.edu/data/ has a list of folders that I want to download but I'm not sure what the total size would be before I download them all. Is there an easy way to figure ...
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SOCKS proxy and HTTP: Will the IP address be hidden?

As far as I know, using a HTTP proxy, there will be a header field sent that contains the IP address of the user. But SOCKS almost works with every service and protocol, so there should not be such a ...
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Can I view remote HTTP directories via something like sshfs?

It's possible to mount remote directories via sshfs, if you have the correct login credentials to connect via ssh. I've also seen many websites with the 'autoindex' functionality (e.g. here and here)....
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What is Jaguar in response headers

What is Jaguar (v3.0-11) in my response headers?
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Apache2 Web Server In Linux Ubuntu

I'm trying to create a web server on my linux virtual machine. It all OK, but when I try to access it from internet via my public IP address, I just see a loading page in my browser. I have tried ...
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Steam constantly timeouts

Surface Pro 3 i5 4GB RAM, Windows 8.1 I cannot update steam or any installed games. They all download very slowly (<10kb/s) and then fail and reset. Attached is the log from the C:\Program Files (...
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HTTP/2 has much higher TTFB than HTTP/1.1

Has anyone else experience this issue with HTTP/2 on IIS10. I have a VM set up on Azure with a Website on IIS10. I've set up SSL etc. and tested the site on HTTP/2, turned off SSL and tested it on ...
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Downloading a file from website - what port will be used?

If I go to a website and click on a link to download a file, what will be the protocol that is being use? Is it still HTTP? Will the source port and destination port remain the same? E.g. client (src ...
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Difference between pinging with and without http://

I am trying to ping my website http://www.example.com/ and it resolves to an unknown IP address and times out. PING http://www.example.com/ (198.105.254.228): 56 data bytes Request timeout for ...
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Run custom command instead of browser when clicking http(s) links

I am running a Fedora desktop with virtualised Windows 7 for certain programs that are needed for my daily work. One annoyance is that links in programs try to open with the default browser inside the ...
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Can't solve mysterious 20 seconds http delay

I read a few similar questions, but they seem to be always different somehow. The situation here is very puzzling: for a handful of websites, I get a roughly 20 seconds delay when requesting any page ...
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download file in Linux console from server that use redirection

First of all, I just don't want to change name of curl's output file. The great example is http://www.getsoloapp.com/download. When you do: curl http://www.getsoloapp.com/download you download html. ...
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Is it safe to register on an HTTP webpage when I am using VPN?

I only register (make an account/login stuff) on HTTPS webpages. However, a webpage I wanted to register right now doesn't use HTTPS. I am wondering if I am connected to my company VPN, is it safe to ...
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How to host web server without tunneling or port forwarding? [closed]

I have a local web server that I would like to make public but our ISP doesn't allow port forwarding and conventional tunneling services (ngrok, proxylocal, etc.) are much slower than port forwarding ...
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Manipulation of HTTPS method in telnet

I have a problem properly creating a GET request and send in telnet. Generally I want to send something like this: telent www.example.com 443(Press enter) Then: GET / HTTP/1.1 (here i try to go to ...
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curl ignore --data starting with @ sign: don't read from file

In slack you can script slackbot to post messages to a channel like this: curl --data "$msg" $'https://<yourteam>.slack.com/services/hooks/slackbot?token=<yourtoken>&channel=#random' ...
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Cannot clone repo on windows fatal: unable to access. The requested URL returned error: 403

I have set up Gerrit repository on non-standard port 10002. I have generated my HTTP password in Gerrit. I can successfully clone this repo over HTTP protocol on Unix machines and on most of Windowses....
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Whats the technical difference between sending a webpage request and sending an email?

I need some clarity on this topic. Here is what I understand: a webpage request initiates a DNS lookup and once domain name is resolved into an IP address, browser sends a request to that IP address ...
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How do I log out with HTTP Basic?

Browsers rarely make it easy to log out of a site once you've logged on with HTTP Basic authentication. How can I do this? (This form of authentication is rarely used on the public web, but the ...
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See real IP through HTTP Proxy

I'm setting a HTTP Proxy in a Java Application. In that application I test wether the proxy is working by querying http://api.ipify.org/. However, I get my real IP address back instead of the one of ...
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wget converting http but not https links for offline use

I am trying to download a website for offline use using the following wget command on an Ubuntu machine: wget --recursive --background --adjust-extension --continue --page-requisites --convert-links -...
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Using curl to simulate Internet Explorer's auto logon

I have a webpage on my intranet in which Internet Explorer can automatically login using whatever user is logged in the network. How can I use curl (or: what are the HTTP headers I need) in order to ...