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browser not requesting images from my server

I have a node server running. I log every request the server receives. When I type the url into my browser I am seeing some erratic behavior. Sometimes all of the files are loaded and the page loads ...
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How can a web server send back data to a network shared by many people?

If you are surfing a website from your web-browser on a machine that is connected to a LAN and there are many people on that network surfing Web at same time, how do web servers send back the data to ...
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How is the HTTP version of a browser request and the HTTP version of a server response determined?

Could anyone verify if my assumptions are correct? I think most popular browser(Chrome, Firefox, ...) as a standard send requests with HTTP/1.1 in each request line. I think whether or not a ...
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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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::1 vs 127.0.0.1 for iis local sites

I have a local site which is running at admin.mysite.com. I have set up the iis config to point to the correct folder. When i enter the following entry in my hosts folder 127.0.0.1 admin.mysite.com ...
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46 views

“Who” decides whether to use a webpage from cache or from the server?

When browsing to a website, "who" makes makes the choice of determining whether to pull a webpage from the local cache or from the server? Is it the browser? Web server? Webpage-specific coding? How ...
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Old file gets downloaded from the website

This problem is little bit difficult to troubleshoot,but let me know anyone had the same issue. In some Computer i found that the browser downloads old file from a website instead of new file. From ...
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in a browsing session, is it possible that web server initiates the TCP tear-down process?

when a user use browser to visit a website, it is the browser who initiates a TCP tear-down , namely it is the browser who sends the FIN/ACK first. is it possible that web server sends the FIN/ACK ...
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How to build a password protected, web-based, proxy server?

Yesterday, I took advantage of a deal offered by a web hosting company, FatCow, to buy a year's worth of "unlimited" hosting for $1. So now I want to take advantage of that by deploying a password ...
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Download stops at 99% and gives error

Some EXEs from our website are not downloading completely. (ex: "winmansoftware.com/files/WinmanCAERP_Update.EXE") Download completes 99% and gives error. But the same EXEs are downloading from ...
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Is there any freeware for remote access via web browser?

I have a PC at home which I want to access from a web browser at school. I looked for many software solutions but they had at least one of the following problems: Not free Need to install client ...
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How do CDN (Content Distribution Networks) work?

Taking Akamai as CDN. From what I understand, when a client requests a page, the request goes to Akamai central server, which then depending on the location of client, picks up an Akamai edge server ...
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Skip-the-server-cache feature in browsers

Years ago, I used Lynx (the Web browser). And it had a neat feature: you could follow a link normally, or you could specify that you wanted a non-cached copy. Regular link loading, or link reloading. ...
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How to browse a website which allows directory browsing but has a default page?

There is a website which allows directory browsing; I know this for sure because I can browse directories where there is no default page. There is a directory which I want to browse, but it instead ...
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2answers
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How do I detect the browser from the server?

Using a lightweight server that does basic serving of pages and doesn't have a api call for browser detection (like in ASP.NET, for example). What is the best way to go about finding what browser the ...
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How Do I Set Up Authentication with Client Certifcates on WebSphere 7

Can someone point me to documentation on setting up authentication using client certificates on Websphere 7? What does WAS send to the browser so the browser knows to send a certificate to the ...
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3answers
126 views

unable to connect to a certain website

I am currently developing a website for a client, I uploaded the web site files using an FTP client (filezilla), and I got a connection timeout during the upload, ever since then I couldn't access the ...
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Good ways to transparent redirect site to port 8080?

Currently my home internet provider does not allow services on ports 1 to 1024 but allow the use of high ports to whatever users want to do and I was wondering what ways are there to mask my webserver ...
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How can I get web server information about a page I'm viewing (e.g. Apache or IIS, Windows or UNIX)?

When I check pages for broken links using Xenu's Link Sleuth it usefully lists information about the web server, OS and PHP version e.g. Apache/2.2.11 (Unix) mod_ssl/2.2.11 OpenSSL/0.9.8j PHP5.2.9 ...