Mircea Vutcovici

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bio website serverfault.com
location Montreal, Canada
age 38
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I am Linux and middleware administrator and seasonal php/python programmer.


Apr
28
awarded  Caucus
Jun
26
revised Which browser does my computer use to open a Web page?
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Jun
26
answered Which browser does my computer use to open a Web page?
Jul
23
awarded  Caucus
Jul
23
awarded  Constituent
Jan
6
comment How does a url know which server it needs to reach?
Well, you can write an entire encyclopedia just to explain all details for a "simple" thing like a HTTP request.
Jan
6
revised How does a url know which server it needs to reach?
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Jan
6
comment How does a url know which server it needs to reach?
To understand what is happening use a network sniffer like Wireshark and a HTTP debug proxy like Fiddler
Jan
6
comment How does a url know which server it needs to reach?
ISP is used on the OSI layers bellow TCP.
Jan
6
comment How does a url know which server it needs to reach?
DNS is, usually, used by resolver library for gethostbyname() call to translate from hostnames to IP addresses.
Jan
6
answered How does a url know which server it needs to reach?
Nov
9
awarded  Yearling
Nov
9
comment Downloading files greater than 2gb via http doesn't work
Indeed the limitation is ~4GB. support.microsoft.com/kb/314463
Nov
9
answered Downloading files greater than 2gb via http doesn't work
Jun
6
answered I need to block torrent downloads
May
30
awarded  Autobiographer
Mar
9
comment Grep a strange acirc character
This is because Google Chrome can't transcode or display your character. Usually it is because the font does not support your character.
Mar
9
answered Grep a strange acirc character
Dec
16
answered How to monitor phone calls from computer?
Dec
16
awarded  Supporter