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

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Creating a RFC 1123 compliant date for HTTP header creation on the CLI

I'm trying to create a HTTP 1/1 compliant date header using standard unix date(1) in order to post this to a RESTful server using curl or similar. Any ideas what format to pass to date(1) to get this ...
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Using awstats to monitor/graph visitors on a server that only serves images?

I have an apache webserver that serves up images. Lots of machine generated images (i.e. not static files). It doesn't serve any serious amount of html etc. files. A user might request many images one ...
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Nginx serving index.html fine, but requests for assets are bad

i have the following nginx config: server { listen 80; listen [::]:80; listen 443; listen [::]:443; server_name oreqizer.com; ...
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some http packets not reaching host

we are experiencing a very strange issue with http traffic between 2 machines on the same network: when sending an HTTP request there are some packets not reaching the other host as you can see from ...
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Reverse proxy for DoS / DDoS protection

after i search how to protect my website host server using GRE tunnels, some friends of this forum give me a tip to use Reverse Proxy that would be better. But i don't found any guide on how to ...
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How to turn off partial content response in apache

I was playing around with apache and a chromecast with video, and as far as I can tell, the local video will only play on the chromecast if it gets a 200 response, rather than a 206 response. Is it ...
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Apache: Redirect everything from www to non-www using https only (including HSTS)

My goal Everything results in https://mydomain.tld (non-www and with TLS) and HSTS works correct. I am using the certificates from LE (Let's Encrypt) and so I used their wizard to make my website ...
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security2_module for apache with owsap modsecurity crs base rules is causing the “Forbidden You don't have permission to access / on this server”

I installed the security2 module to my apache server with owasp mod security base rules by adding these following lines to my httpd.conf: <IfModule security2_module> Include crs/owasp-...
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apache reverse proxy: following redirects?

Is it possible to make apache (2.2) mod_proxy follow upstream redirects (http 301, 302)? Usually one would configure a reverse proxy like: ProxyPass /foo http://upstream.example.com/bar ...
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Apache Authenication -http request failing in sub directories

I'm running an apachev2.2 server and I am using LDAP to authenticate the root directory. The authenication works well, however my page uses php which is using the file_puts_content function to grab ...
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force HTTP to HTTPS Centos 6.7 and Apache not working correctly

I tried adding to the .htaccess file RewriteEngine On RewriteCond %{SERVER_PORT} 80 RewriteRule ^(.*)$ https://mywebsite.com/$1 [R=301,:] I also tried (in the httpd.conf file) <VirtualHost *:80&...
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nginx return not working

I'm trying to setup nginx server to response 204 or 200 for all GET requests. I've changed following files /etc/nginx/nginx.conf.default /etc/nginx/conf.d/default.conf Added following code. from ...
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Force http on single page with site wide https is in place

On my website, I have one page that loads content in iframe form other sources and hence cannot have an http connection. I have an SSL installed and have a site wide https forced on all urls. I am ...
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Enabling both http and https in apache 2 with defaults redirection to https while enabling http

I want to configure my apache2 server as www.example.com site can be view as http and also https. Another thing i need that if i type one "example.com" it will go for https://www.example.com and if i ...
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nginx: How do I redirect all requests to the frontpage?

I am shutting down a website and am stumped on a really simple problem; I need to redirect all URLs to the homepage (except, obviously, the homepage itself). I thought this should work, but it causes ...
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lighttpd: remove charset=UTF-8 from content type

lighttpd 1.4.31-4+deb7u3 automatically adds ;charset=UTF-8 to the content-type of .html and .php files. How can I remove that? Setting the content type in PHP itself does not help; lighttpd still ...
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Use of ProxyPassReverse to change Location response header

I am implementing a reverse http proxy: proxy.example.com This will forward requests to servers based on URI: proxy.example.com/server1 -> server1.example.com When a user requests proxy.example....
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Apache Failure on Centos 7 not starting

hellau everyone, i have a problem, that i cant resolve alone, so i need your help. i have installed on a centos 7 apache when im asking for the status of the service (systemctl status httpd) so i ...
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How to log HTTP traffic in Fiddler for a Native App communicating with a VirtualBox server?

I have a Windows 7 host machine running Fiddler and a Ubuntu VirtualBox guest. On the host I'm running a client app (native, not .NET or Java) that allows me to set the server name and port but there ...
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Our site using Akamai is returning 404 (from time to time)

We are facing an issue with sites hosted by Akamai. From time to time we can't load some websites from Akamai and the server return "404 not found". This is temporarily error and it could be that the ...
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Why is this HTTP to HTTPS redirection not working?

I have been reading through all the discussions on the subject and decided to use the Redirect method in the httpd.conf file with no luck... So I came back here to this knowledgable crowd. We have a ...
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How to avoid leaking the existence of local API in Apache httpd?

I'm building an API which will only be accessible to local services by using Require local in the <Location> directive. How can I make this return a 404 rather than 403 status code when accessed ...
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Iptables redirect HTTP traffic to proxy

I have a local HTTP proxy running, if I configure my browser to go through it works perfectly but I would need to leave the browser configuration blank and only redirect the traffic to the proxy with ...
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Setting HTTP proxy in OpenVPN client

I'm having trouble configuring my OpenVPN client to use an HTTP proxy. If I don't enter any proxy information in the client.ovpn file I get the following output: Mon Jun 29 14:30:07 2015 OpenVPN 2.3....
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Squid3 blocking all sites except restricted sites

I have a configuration file and in the lines where I have my allowed and restricted sites, I have the following: acl AllowedSites dstdomain "/home/john/squid3_sites/allowed-sites.squid" acl ...
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Too Many HTTP Requests from one source

We are having an issue at one of our customer sites where Tripwire is flagging events when more than 1000 HTTP connections are being individually created from different IP addresses within a span of ...
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Nginx on VM on ded. root server has very slow download rates

I'm running VMware ESXI on a kimsufi dedicated root with 100Mbit/s network access. As the root has only 1 public IPv4 available and ESXi cannot NAT its VMs, I assigned the public IP to VM#1 which is ...
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Will HTTP/2 work with Apache acting as a reverse proxy to an OpenLightSpeed server?

Before wasting my time and doing something I figured I would ask the question first. I really want to try out HTTP/2 and since Apache does not have a module for it yet I figured I would use ...
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Something preventing http requests from public ip addresses from reaching windows 8.1 update iis

I have three Windows hosts on the same private LAN, each hosting an IIS default website. One host is running Windows 7 Pro, while the other two are running Windows 8.1 Update Version 6.3 (Build 9600)....
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apache allowoverride points to wrong location

I installed a Slim framework to create a API and located this under /opt/modul/www/api index.php slim/ so the index.php is my main API file. And I want to access this in the browser under ...
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Tomcat 8.15 APR Poller failed with error 610,038

I was testing my server with JMeter but when I reach an Highload the server tends to have this error logged on the console and it keeps a lot of active threads on apparent deadlock : 30-Jan-2015 ...
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Measuring request response time by port

So, I'm currently working on a project in which I spin up a set docker image on a number of different machines and configurations. This image basically contains a web server that accepts a number of ...
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DELL PE 2950/1950 IPMI iso from internet

I'm wondering if I could ask my IPMIs to load the OS ISO to boot from an Internet/HTTP URL? Have anyone already tried such a thing?
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nginx: Multiple cross-domain 301 redirects with different page addresses

I'm moving my old site over to a new domain, and with that new domain comes new naming conventions. I'm trying to figure out what would be the simplest way of accomplishing the following for roughly 8 ...
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How do I switch from http to https and back again with an Apache reverse proxy and WebSphere Application Server

I'm running a Spring Web App in WebSphere Application Server (WAS). WAS is listening on port 36500 using https, Apache is listening on port 80 using http. The protocols in use are out of my control ...
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Apache redirect request to another server on error

I currently have 3 web servers serving large files load balanced at DNS level. There's one "master" server, and two "slave" servers. The master server has all of the files required, and it pushes ...
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Setting up additional breadcrumb re-direct using mod_rewrite

Currently I have mod_rewrite configured as follows: <VirtualHost *:80> ServerName address.website.org ServerAdmin webmaster@website.org DocumentRoot /var/www Redirect permanent / http://www....
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how to implement access control using connetcing hostname and port(squid)

some http proxy service providers here just assign an unique proxy address and port to a user, and the user just needs to enter the necessary proxy address and port to get access.I think this method ...
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Trouble with port 80 nating (XenServer to WebServer VM)

I have a rent server running XenServer 6.2 I only have 1 public IP so i did some NAT to redirect ports 22 and 80 to my WebServer VM. I have a problem with the port 80 redirection. When i use this ...
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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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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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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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Nginx dropping events with connection refused after accepting few connection

I have setup with nginx as loadbalancer and python application running on nodes behind loadbalancers. We collect events from one of the busy mobile sites, it sends a event connecting to our api ...
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Strange log entries in apache access log that contain the server name

In my apache access log I occasionally find entries that look like this: 63.186.66.22 - - [20/Feb/2014:00:00:03 +0100] "POST https://www.myserver.com:8080/some/path HTTP/1.1" 200 446 "-" instead of ...
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How to trick web browser about Range Requests?

I'm using Apache HTTP server 2.2 with ubuntu 12.04 (with mod_rewrite & mod_headers ) I've changed server config to MaxRanges none So now when Web browser hits server he receives answer Accept-...
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Nginx byte-serving http requests

I know it is possible to use Nginx to spread requests over multiple web servers thus doing load balancing. This solution requires back-end servers having high bandwidth and is effective when dealing ...
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not able to access xml file from webserver

when i am trying to aceess my html file of xml file after putting it in var/www/html i am not be able to access it from a browser. for example , i have stored crossdomain.xml file in var/www/html ...
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Forward traffic from a socks server to another socks server, based on some application layer “parameters” such as domain name or TLD extension

I want to configure a socks server (with ssh dynamic port forwarding for example) who can forward the traffic to another socks server or http server maybe ... and I want this routing to happens at "...
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very slow outbound HTTP on a webserver

I've got a web server running Windows Server 2008 R2, SP1, and IIS7. It has been running fine for some time, but recently begun having difficulty with outbound HTTP. Attempts to hit web pages from ...
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Create VirtualHosts for zeroconf http services

I have multiple node.js apps running on my computer, and things are getting pretty confusing since the only difference between accessing them is the port number. So I had the idea to use zeroconf to ...