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I need the Host: header for a transparent proxy. And that is only supported by HTTP/1.1. Does everyone use HTTP/1.1?

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Have a look at this question and answers. – Iain Mar 20 '11 at 11:19
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Found an answer. My priority was needing the Host: header. Apparently, most HTTP/1.0 clients just tack it on, so I accept HTTP/1.0, but require a Host: header.

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