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314 views

CentOS - Increasing Users Download & Upload Speeds

I have has some clients report that their download speed from my web and ftp servers max out at 4.5Mbps for them, to me thats awesome, but now i am wondering why it stop at 4.5. The services are ...
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1answer
53 views

Turn off web services in IIS 5 with ftp enabled

I have enabled FTP using IIS in Windows 2000. It is just for receiving files from an FTP server to a directory, and is working fine. I'd like to disable the web component of IIS, but keep this ftp ...
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2answers
481 views

enable/disable resuming downloads feature on the server side

How is it that some servers doesn't allow resuming downloads? Where - in terms of server configurations - you have to configure to disable/enable this feature? Is it an http config? or it has ...
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1answer
177 views

How can I set up a 404 error page when people access http://ftp.mydomain.com?

I am a freelance videographer/developer, and part of my job involves transferring large files over FTP to production houses/television stations. While the majority of people in my industry understand ...
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1answer
52 views

A Sourceforge-like mirroring system for use in my servers?

I want to set up a download area within a site, (FTP or HTTP, doesn't matter) and I would like to have at least a handful of mirrors scattered around the world. I would like the download links to ...
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4answers
405 views

How can a web server installed on the same host as the FTP server?

I have a situation here where I have to make ftp to be available like http://ftp.example.com instead of ftp.example.com. Somebody advised me to install a web server on the same host as FTP server. ...
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3answers
2k views

How to make ftp over http?

Ftp can be accessed by ftp://example.com but I have seen people accessing ftp using http://ftp.example.com How can I achieve this kind of functionality? Is there a way I can do this by installing ...
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1answer
575 views

How can I block HTTP while allowing FTP using htaccess under Apache?

I can easily block requests to a directory using a .htaccess file with "deny from all". However, I allow want to allow FTP access via clients and browsers alike. Is there a way I can restrict the ...
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2answers
632 views

Why do I see different TCP behaviour between IIS and FTP server applications on Windows 2003?

I am comparing Wireshark traces of a 10MB file download file from: the FileZilla FTP server and IIS (using HTTP) on the same Windows 2003 server. The FTP download performs faster and the trace ...
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1answer
411 views

Linux network connections logging

I have linux (OpenSuse) testing server and I would like to have detail log about http and ftp connections (and maybie other TCP connections). Informations I'm interested in are IP address, transfer ...
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1answer
237 views

In IIS why do HTTP requests use the host header, and FTP requests do not

So.... In IIS, if you use the in-build FTP you need to combine the FTP host header in the FTP username e.g. www.hello.com|domain/username So, the FTP program gets its "hook" from the username. ...
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2answers
101 views

why would FTP succeed where HTTP fails

I'm currently using HTTP for pretty much all downloads. However the files on our UK based server is beings accessed by people all over the world often in 3rd world countries with dodgy internet ...
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1answer
93 views

Connection problems with local network server

So I've got kind of a weird problem. In our classroom we have a small computer running Ubuntu Server and its main purpose is basically just a small FTP server and web-server for the classroom so that ...
8
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6answers
592 views

Are there any free software to test web server?

I wrote own http server. Are there any free software, test packages or toolset to validate whether it complies fully or partially with HTTP 1.0 (rfc 1945). And moreover it'd great if this software ...
0
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4answers
523 views

FTP alternative over HTTP

Some customers can't access my FTP because of their internal rules. I need to set up a replacement of FTP using the HTTP protocol. I'd like to use an application running on an Apache server, able to ...
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5answers
242 views

Insanely slow web site performance

I recently started development work on an existing web site that has been loading pages extremely slowly. I know that it is being served by Apache, but I don't have any access to the server outside of ...
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3answers
881 views

Network throttling for large file upload process

My application need to have a file upload component which will be uploading very large(>1gb) files. I'm yet to decide on the protocol (HTTP or FTP) to go for (Any help in this regard will be highly ...