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Books on web scalability, performance, optimisation [on hold]

I wonder what books could you recommend on above subjects. I had a look on Steve Souders books but it seems that they are bit outdated. Web Optimization by Andrew B. King was published in 2008 so also ...
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I can't enter jquery.com & jqueryui.com [on hold]

I tried change DNS address, clear DNS cache, clear windows/system32/etc/hosts file. I still reach jquery.com & jqueryui.com. I can enter https://forum.jquery.com/ I can enter with anonymouse.org ...
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Simple DNS Plus - Configuration

I have a domain: mydomain.com I use to use: @ A 213.0.0.0(Public IP), in GoDaddies DNS Zone, instead of nameservers. I removed that and added two hosts, ns1.mydomain.com and ns2.mydomain.com ...
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Why does Google Analytics match this URL as a Funnel Step? [on hold]

I have a Goal and a Funnel with 5 steps defined. The Destination URL is set to "Equals to". Then in my Funnel I have something similar to: /ABCModules/Stuff/page1.aspx /ABCModules/Stuff/page2.aspx ...
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Is it possible to specify the decimal separator on Excel refreshable web queries?

When you create an Excel Web Query that points to a text file located in a web server, Excel doesn't ask for the decimal separator as it commonly does when using the Import Text File or Text to ...
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How to find private VPN server located in USA? [closed]

I am not asking for any recommendation! Please don't vote for closing the question. I am asking about how to properly search for them! Now, I tried to find a private VPN server, but all services I ...
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Chrome: Separate a <div>'s content to print

This is on Mac OS X, Chrome 35 (but probably should apply elsewhere, too): I need to print the contents of a webpage/webshop that is hidden behind/under a rather unlucky div construct.. Is there a ...
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Apache server - show page while server is offline

Since my server is running off my personal laptop, it has quite a lot of down time. Is it possible to have a page that shows up when someone tries to access the site while the server is offline?
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Program to graph page load time?

Does anyone know of an application that will allow me to graph the load time of a page? (E.g. query a page every x seconds and plot it on a graph.) I'm currently using uptime robot but it visits the ...
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Maintaining word order when copying Hebrew from and SE site to MS Word

When I try to copy text from Mi Yodeya (the Judaism SE site, which I usually render in Chrome) into a MS Word document (using Word 2007 on Windows 7), e.g. this one, I find that Hebrew text comes ...
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wget - difficult - How to download all links from a page including different path ones?

To make explanation easy and a bit entertaining let's imagine I want to download wikipedia pages of all the people mentioned here with one wget command, possibly with reasonable amount of other pages ...
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Can't catch packet using jpcap

To sniff the hidden URL of videos, I use Jsoup to connect the page and use Jpcap to catch the packets from the hidden server, but what Jpcap catches is null.Here is the code: Receiver.java public ...
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Sonicwall Global VPN client kills Web connection

When using this Sonicwall Global VPN client. I can successfully access the network. But when connected, I cannot use the web. Here is a video of it in action. Why does this happen and how can I fix ...
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How to close pages like this without killing firefox?

Whenever I'm browsing porn, there are eventually advertisements that show this (safe for work) page (WARNING: you might not be able to close it). The page claims you did something illegal, and ...
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Best way to view tomcat logs from web

There is a tomcat installation. There is need to view its logs (catalina.out and maybe some more) through web. There is a way to set up apache webserver to look into folder and return logs as ...
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how can i STOP clipboard hijacking? [duplicate]

this is getting to be a real bugbear of mine, and from what i understand it's becoming more common. a few of you might have heard of tynt, a site that offers clipboard-hijacking services. with their ...
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Search links within a web page

I have a page that links multiple documents. I'd like to perform a recursive search (starting at that page and then recursing through links) for a given text phrase. I'm wondering if there is a ...
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How to customize screen resolution reported to a JavaScript application by a web browser?

window.screen.availHeight and window.screen.availWidth values let web applications to know my actual screen resolution while I don't always want them to know it. Can I set my own values for these ...
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what is the minimum CPU speed we need to test an application for 100 virtual users load?

The application uses Windows domain for its authentication, followed by one more layer of authentication. I'm trying to run 100 virtual users on this application using JMeter, but seeing 100% CPU ...
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In a Web page, how can I tick all checkboxes in selection?

I am using a webmail (Outlook Web Access). I have a Web page : in my mailbox, I have many messages. I select 30 lines. Now, I want something that would tick the 30 checkboxes that are in my ...
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How are wiki articles with slashes in their titles handled? [closed]

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nip/tuck http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/POW/MIA_flag Simply put, how are pages like these processed by the server or the wiki? Is there a directory named POW or do ...
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Quicktime Video not playing on Google Chrome even after installing plug-in

Even after downloading QuickTime for Windows from Apple website , the video on the following URL still resists to play. http://www.mhvt.net/quicktime/eng/vtc/affiliate_spam/folder_permission.php
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FTP Upload Corrupting PDF

I have a 100kb PDF file that we'll call Test.pdf. I'm using FTP to put Test.pdf on my website. However, the PDF is corrupted when it arrives on the website. So as a diagnostic test, I ran: $ ...
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// Vs http:// when including remote content

My website content is served over SSL and my webpage uses Google Adsense. In The ad code the javascript file is included from: //pagead2.googlesyndication.com/pagead/js/adsbygoogle.js I would just ...
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can a hacked DNS make a fake certificate seem legitimate?

I'm doing some traveling right now, so I've been doing a lot of reading about secure browsing on unprotected public networks. My understanding is that if you're using HTTPS and your browser indicates ...
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Can a set view of a webpage turned into something like a desktop widget?

edit I'm interested to do this on Windows, Linux and Mac. :) I am curious if there is already a way to create something like a desktop widget out of only a selected part of a webpage. There are many ...
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Userscript to bypass websites that disable right clicking in the browser?

I'm using a website that uses the following code in their html source (as discussed here on Stack Overflow), as a way to disable right-clicking on the web page: <body oncontextmenu="return ...
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How can I redirect requests to one website in my Wi-Fi to another site?

For example, whenever someone tries to go to apple.com, I want them to go to another website, but just when someone connects to my Wi-Fi. Maybe by using dnsmasq? Please don't be afraid to ask for ...
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Configure wireless router to only allow web access

I have a (very common inexpensive) wireless Cisco router at the office where I work. The manager wanted to know if there's a way to configure the router to allow only web access. How would I go about ...
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Redirection sends me to the same page when I press “Back”

On some websites, when you hit the "Back" button, the browser attempts to go to the previous web page, but the current page opens up again. It happens even when the original page has finished loading. ...
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Scan all available requests on website [closed]

I would like to scan some website for all available requests/api requests that can be done on this server, is there any way to do that? Thanks
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Why is @ in email address sometimes written as [at] on webpages?

Why is @ sometimes in webpages written as [at]? Does it have any specific reason ?
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What To Make Of Encoded URLs in Log Files

I have been getting URL requests in my Web server log files for sometime, but I don't quite understand what they are. For instance: GET ...
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Assigning 2 IP addresses from my ISP for gaming and web hosting

I have a Windows Server 2003 that I want to use to host my company's website and a game server for MineCraft. I have a few links bookmarked in regards to setting up the web and game server but no idea ...
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what is meant by the term webometrics [closed]

I have come across the term Webometrics.Actually the term Webmetrics has been used in my application. Are the two terms different from each other. If same could someone explain this term. If different ...
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php.net listed as suspicious - visiting this web site may harm your computer

When I access php.net through Google search i get the following message saying The Website Ahead Contains Malware! See the screenshot attached below: Is it same for you guys? How can I avoid ...
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Which people know account's password? [closed]

i have heard lately by some "friends" that they can access anything on the web(accounts, passwords) without hacking techniques. Apart from ISPs and propably services like google(gmail etc) who else ...
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Way to Search Website Page Source?

Is there a method to search the web for website page sources that mentions Wordpress, vbulletin, or Yahoo Site builder? Basically websites using wordpress or something like Yahoo Site builder?
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Web Log Mining - variable Length

Does anyone know how to create a variable Length based on cookies and 60 minutes time window STT. The input file has the format: (IP, Cookie, DTime, UnixTime, Length, URL, Referrer, Agent) How do ...
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Creating a macro to click links on a webpage, if a certain web-page loads?

My ISP (T-Mobile 3G, due to living in rural England) redirects all web-pages to a T-Zone page every time I use 250MB of data. As a result, I cannot download large files overnight as after 250MB has ...
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Application to do regular expression search on all pages linked to some specified html page

I am using a Windows 8 machine and starting with an html page I would like to automatically retrieve the text content from every link on that page that matches a regex. The retrieved content must then ...
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How can the Web server replace on the fly the image with a Web page?

When I try to access this image directly, some Web site “Photobucket” manages to display a Web page instead. However, when the image is embedded, my browser displays it normally. How can a Web ...
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Using Apache proxy to append name/value pairs

I have a web application that can present a mobile web-optimized version of the UI when you add some parameters to a URL. Right now, you have to manually add those parameters for every URL you want to ...
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Blocking SkyDrive on windows 7

I need to block access to MS Skydrive. Its easy enough to block the application, using AppLocker or our AV program. However it will still be available via the web. Is SkyDrive.com and ...
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Web scraping / crawling a particular Google book

For my work, I need to scrape the text from a large book on Google Books. The book in question is a very old book and is out of copyright. The book is a Gazetteer of the World. We will be putting the ...
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How to run localhost or local website within Powerpoint?

I have a demo coming up and I kind of want to show off different Javascript applications within the presentation. I was wondering if there was a way to run localhost, or web applications locally, ...
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Why can't old PCs view modern sites? [closed]

The reason for this question is that many times clients, friends and parents ask me why their perfectly working old PC cannot be used online anymore. I am looking for a good answer to those people ...
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Should I use my desktop computer as a web server or use a virtual machine?

I am building a website and I have come upon two options: A.) Use my desktop computer as the server or instead install a virtual machine on my laptop and use that as the server. I have been ...
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Mirroring web server in different port

I have a local web server which is accessible from the Internet through port 3333. I used port forwarding to achieve this. And now I am planning to develop a solution (possible network configuration ...
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Why some utorrent files are very slow in downloading?

Why some utorrent downloading take more time although we have huge speed?? I am downloading a movie from last 1 month which is 97% completed and in that time span i completed downloading 50+ other ...