HTTP stands for Hyper Text Transfer Protocol and is the protocol used to transfer information around the World Wide Web.

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Does Basic User Authentication require 2-Phase communiation?

My Application connects to the Internet to HTTP Services using boost::asio. Recently we added support for HTTP Proxys and Basic User Authentication. We implemented Basic User Authentication by just ...
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Mirroring HTTP with LFTP limited session connectivity… is there a faster way?

Limited HTTP connections (3 to be precise). Currently a website is only allowing several connections. The site allows directory listing. But fetching these files using LFTP and multiple threads seems ...
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Is there a way to direct a HTTP server to upload file to the other HTTP server? [closed]

In my project, I need to do this: server1 ---http-download (curl)---> my pc ---http-upload(curl)---> server2 This is obviously duplicating traffic. I wonder if there is a method to direct ...
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What is http+s (firewall settings)

I'm able to configure my firewall settings for http, https and http+s, but I'm not sure what http+s is or could be used for?
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How to solve SocketException: Permission denied: connect

I recently encountered a problem that is giving me a headache and I need help ... The System consists of two subsystems, called A and B, each running on a standalone Tomcat instance and currently ...
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Nginx 500 Internal Server error on subdirectory

I'm getting a 500 Internal Server error only on sub directories. For example, If my website is example.com, example.com/index.php works. But example.com/phpbb/index.php doesn't work. It just turns ...
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OpenVPN server stops responding

I've setup an OpenVPN server at Google Compute Engine. The client connection initiates fine. I'm able to fetch websites with: curl --interface tun0 google.com However, when I open the same site in ...
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git: create new remote repo with http backend?

I set up access to git over apache2 and the git-http-backend as described in http://www.tikalk.com/alm/setup-git-gitweb-git-http-backend-smart-http-ubuntu-1204 . I can pull from the test repository ...
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Nginx or Varnish caching with multiple versions of a site

I have a website (https://mediacru.sh) that has a few versions. There's the normal desktop site, the same site with a dark theme, and the mobile site. They all share the same URLs. The theme is ...
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Is there anything I can do to decrease waiting time for my static http requests (in chrome's network panel)?

I am running amazon aws ec2 micro instance on Ubuntu 14.04 with apache 2.4.9. The reason for having this instance is just to test and to solve some bugs before rolling up the project. Currently there ...
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After reboot, direct SSH & HTTP time out, can only SSH from another server

Everything was working fine with server2 until I had to reboot. Since reboot, I cannot SSH into the machine directly, and, http is not working...MOST of the time. Every once in a while, randomly, I ...
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How to configure Synology to use only standard HTTP ports 80 and 443 instead of 5000

I want to reconfigure a Synology running latest DSM 5 to work on normal HTTP ports. The default configuration is to use port 5000 and 5001 for HTTPS and I do not like these because they are quite ...
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Multiplying requests by using Nginx

I am trying to write an http request analyzer however I want it to be transparent to web application. So I want to know if I can multiply the request by using an nginx proxy like below; Internet ...
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Best practice for which Response Code to use for invalid requests?

There are a few sites that are linking back to mine, but they are invalid URLs; content that I've never had on my site. I know that for content I have moved I should be using 301 and content that I ...
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Retrieving kickstart and other .img file in pxe remote installation in CentOS

I am trying to installation CentOS through pxe tftp installation. Installation starts but it fails to download image files from the http server. but file are accessible on the http server. Logs from ...
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POST request body fails to get to PHP

I've seen the following issue on Apache 2.2/PHP 5.3 and on Apache 2.4/PHP 5.4 I have encountered an rare issue where POST requests (small, under 1k) to a web server seem to be getting truncated ...
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How to find out which server generated a CSR

I sent a client a CSR a few months ago and now they finally sent me back the CA response. However, there are multiple Windows 2008R2 servers and I don't remember which one I used to generate the CSR ...
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amazon aws instance blocks outbound http requests

I have an Amazon account with ec2 instances. we have a client which we need to interact with using soap. However, Amazon only lets us run X about of queries, and then we can not issue more from that ...
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Is this reverse proxy configuration possible

I will first try to describe the problem I have. Let's say I have two different http servers running on two different ports behind firewall on my local machine: SERVER1: http://localhost:8001 ...
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Cannot access my GitHub Pages website by IP Address

My custom domain works with GitHub Pages but I would like to understand how it actually works. For this example I am not using my custom domain at all. My GitHub Pages repository does not ...
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Throttling a user across multiple datacenters

I'm trying to implement a throttling feature on nginx, that is shared across multiple servers across multiple datacenters. I would like to know what would be the best practice for building this. For ...
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Is the danger of the heartbleed bug worse than using non-ssl connections?

Trying to understand everything while reading http://heartbleed.com/ This sentence Leaked secret keys allows the attacker to decrypt any past and future traffic to the protected services and to ...
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Apache2 - 301 Redirect when missing “/” at the end of directory in the url

I haven't really noticed this Redirect(301) when requesting a url like this without slash("/") at the end: http://server/directory The server will respone with a 301 Redirect Permanent header with a ...
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Apache: Force HTTP 1.1 or Persistent/KeepAlive connections for HTTP 1.0 requests

I want to force Keep Alive or Persistent connections for all HTTP requests on my Apache 2.2.3 server running on RHEL 5.8. A lot of web crawlers are using HTTP 1.0 for some reason, and I would like to ...
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Modify the HTTP status code after PHP has finished generating a response

Does anyone know if it's possible to configure apache to modify the HTTP status code of a response after it has been generated? Basically, I have a script running under multiple host names that ...
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Upgrade HTTP connection to SSL/TLS

I currently have a server which automatically redirects all HTTP requests to the equivalent HTTPS site. The problem is that is seems like some browsers do not accept the SSL certificate (StartSSL.com) ...
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Single computer cannot access servers

We have several servers running on our internal network. Our router's firewall has a redirect in place for some domains to these servers' ip addresses. This works nicely. However, we've run into a ...
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Blank lines not served in static, non-HTML files [closed]

I am serving a non-HTML text file though Apache (2.2.22) on linux. If I have a file like this: Blah Blah Blah BLAH BLAH ...the empty (3rd) line get removed when it is served. If I put it inside a ...
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Googlebot causing 404 for file that exists

I am getting repeated requests, logged in our Apache error logs, from 66.249.76.18 (which appears to be a googlebot), for a URL that is apparently good; the request then gets 404'd and our custom 404 ...
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HTTP 503 Service Unavailable. IIS 8

After installing Helicon Zoo in IIS to deploy python django app on IIS I ve got with other applications, which were deployed before and working, HTTP 503. Logs give next information (for ...
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DNS is different for domain when http:// is used

I'm using the Linux tool dig to see the DNS records for my website. When I type in dig www.aaaaaaa.com it returns one IP address and when I get one IP and when I type in dig ...
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Nginx issues between vhosts and SSL

I have two sites in the same IP with the follow configuration: site1.com Multiples subdomains (ie.: foo.site1.com, bar.site1.com) Everything listening on port 80, NOTHING in 443 ...
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Http Persistent Connection (keep-alive) and port numbers

Is a persistent http connection (keep-alive), always bound to a specific port, or can it use a range of ports?
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cannot access apache from internet

I have a virtual server hosted by Aruba, running CentOS 6.5 (final). I have a problem with httpd. I can access the apache page from the server, and I also can reach test page that I create and put in ...
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why isn't laravel's php artisan serve server being accessible from the WWW on IIS

I have a laravel application running through the laravel artisan server: php artisan serve and it works just fine if I go on my localhost:8000.. Further, I added an inbound rule in the IIS server ...
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How to have Jetty redirect http to https on the same port?

This question is related to How to have Jetty redirect http to https and Jetty 9 - redirect http to https but not answered in either location. Basically, we run our app at some port, say 8085. We ...
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how to make webrick server accessible on the web on windows server 2008

This is a nuub question (i'm more of a programmer given an admin task right now). I have a rails application that works just fine on a remote windows server 2008 machine (it's rails 2.3.5, and I run ...
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Can't get MSMQ to receive messages via FQDN via HTTP

Context - Server 2008 R2 with private queue, IIS setup. Sending messages via HTTP from other computers. [MSMQ is not in the 'default web site'. I changed the ID of my website to 1 to install msmq ...
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“\xc2:\xc2” in HTTP proxy GET request

Recently I came across lines like these in an HTTP server's access_log (I've changed the real image to "someimage.jpg" - you can browse the images folder directly since directory listing is allowed, ...
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Tunnel over HTTP Server [closed]

As you know, in many countries censorships are prevents us to reach some sites. In Turkey, there will be censorships on Facebook and Youtube. I thought It will be great to pass these censorships ...
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Apache proxy HTTP CONNECT method handshake failure between Apache server and destination server

Apache/2.2.25 (Win32) mod_ssl/2.2.25 OpenSSL/0.9.8y I'm trying to get the HTTP CONNECT method working with Apache. I'm testing it with two different destination servers. It works fine with one ...
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In apache how do you validate that the logged in username matches the directory name?

Sometimes you want to setup a directory structure in apache such that logged in users can only see their own directory. (i.e. the directory name and the username match.) What do you put in the ...
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Open Web Content with parameter on Domino Web Server

I have an ExtJS application in my IBM Domino HTTP Server in the WebContent directory. Since the ExtJS application interacts with Domino server application, I can't switch servers. Said application's ...
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APC Memory Pool and Apache Problems

i have a problem with my APC and Apache. Since i have been installed APC on my VPS, i face to many problems. Here is one of them. My Apache keeps falling down, server port :80 is available, but its ...
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Huge Response Time On Uploads

After i updated my Apache from 2.2 to 2.4 i started to have a huge response time only on HTTP Posts with uploads on HTTP GET or HTTP normal POST all great i don't no what happen the only thing i'm ...
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Add my User to www-data group on fedora? [duplicate]

So I am setting up a localhost for web development on my Fedora 20 desktop. I have installed httpd and so forth... The issue I have is adding my user to the /var/www and to /var/www/html. I looked ...
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Ascertaining a GET path

I am looking for some clarification on GET. If I have a URI such as https://google.com/something/ and I try to access that webpage, web servers interpret this as a GET request for /something/ rather ...
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Override SSH message when accessed via HTTP

If you access my server via HTTP using the SSH port (22), you'll see a message like this: SSH-2.0-OpenSSH_5.9p1 Debian-5ubuntu1.1 Could be possible to display a different message?
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What is HTTP COOK request method in my logs?

I'm seeing entries in my Apache logs like the following 178.216.185.210 - - [24/Feb/2014:11:46:40 -0500] "COOK /freesearch.php?portal=0a9&... HTTP/1.0" 303 589 "-" "Mozilla/4.0 (compatible; ...
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Nginx GeoIP load balancing with failover

I am attempting to set up a test Nginx load balanced environment. So far I have sucessfully configured a load balancer nginx-balancer1 and 3 servers to serve webpages nginx1, nginx2 & nginx3. I ...