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

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Git push over http (using git-http-backend) and Apache is not working

I have desperately been trying to get push for git working through the "smart-http" mode using git-http-backend. However after many hours of testing and troubleshooting, I am still left with error: ...
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Squid throws error, The requested URL could not be retrieved

Sometimes I am getting the following error The requested URL could not be retrieved While trying to retrieve the URL: http://groups.google.com/ The following error was encountered: Unable to ...
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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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Non-HTTP traffic on port 80 across Cisco load balancer

Is it possible to configure port 80 on a Cisco load balancer as being general TCP, rather than specifically HTTP, in order to support more protocols on that port? I am attempting to get Websockets ...
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Web server response degrades even though it doesn't seem busy

I'm running Apache on a dedicated Windows 2008 server with a back-end process connected to Apache via FASTCGI. The back-end process is actually a game engine. Everything is working fine but I've ...
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How To Enable URL Filtering With Just Squid & C-ICAP

Before I posted this question, I read several set up guides online, the squid docs, c-icap docus, and also the ICAP RFC (3507). Unfortunately, the documentation for SQUID and C-ICAP does not provide ...
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Processing files from a Content Distribution Network problem

From what I understand that CDNs are meant to physically cache your static files in multiple regions closer to your users. However, I've noticed a few websites that when a page is requested from their ...
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Advice for simulating a high load on a web application — realistic httperf parameters

I have already selected httperf as the load testing tool to use. I'm trying to figure out some realistic parameters to use, and if I need to use multiple machines to create more simultaneous ...
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How to get a client IP address from a specific network?

I have a condition to filtering IP address from client, and I just have their IP network like this 1.1.0.0/17. If some client from this network will be filtered as special user on my website. And I ...
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Http Requests: how to identify a machine using multiple IP addresses

I have an http server. Is it possible to identify a machine, which is making http requests to my http server using different IP addresses? In other words, is it possible to identify a machine, by ...
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use iptables to limit the number of concurrent http requests per ip

Currently my iptable is as follows to limit the number of concurrent connections per ip to 10 from any http client. However, I tried a simulated http test and I'm not getting dropped at all. what's ...
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Inject client MAC into HTTP header on Cisco router

I am researching for a project specification and I would like to know if it is possible to get the MAC address of a client machine connected to a Cisco router and then inject that address into any ...
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Apache stops responding to http requests — https continues to work

Okay. Very strange problem that I'm having here. I just recently updated to Apache 2.4.2 from 2.2.17, mostly to try to get name-based SSL VirtualHosts working (although they should have been working ...
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User http does not have write permissions directory?

I have a bit of an odd set up, I think. I have groups for each domain my server hosts, and I add the user http to each domain group along with the users that should have access to the groups' domains. ...
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Trying to set up SSL for a Ruby on Rails app, mac Lion says ports 80 and 443 are already in use.. how do I debug / solve?

In the above picture is my console output which occurs when I run sudo /usr/sbin/apachectl restart the console doesn't have any messages of syntax errors or anything when I manually start and ...
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Apache HTTP Server+Tomcat: Which file generates mod_jk.conf, how to modify generated stuff, and how does httpd reach it?

I'm using XAMPP with Apache HTTP Server and Tomcat Add-On installed. There's a default mod_jk.conf which is generated by Tomcat when starting it. But which file generates this mod_jk.conf file? How ...
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HTTP-DAV on IIS 7.0

I wan't to integrate .NET Application Updater Component in my application for auto update of client application. It says The .NET Application Updater component uses HTTP-DAV to download the ...
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iis 7.0 - only local PCs can view the web site despite using port:80?

First let me explain the steps I did from the very beginning till the end (also to help others): 1- I requested a static IP from my ISP. 2- Inserted that static ip to the A Record of mydomain.com ...
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Apache .shared folder

There are already a bunch of rules in my Apache configuration. What I want to add is the following. There are some shared folders (.shared): /var/www/.shared/ and /var/www/.include/.shared/ and ...
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Random timeout now and then

Maybe this is a to generic question, but since we have this issue for quite a while now, I give it a shot. We have some applications which use HTTP for the connection between the client (website or ...
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Large, high performance object or key/value store for HTTP serving on Linux

I have a service that serves images to end users at a very high rate using plain HTTP. The images vary between 4 and 64kbytes, and there are 1.300.000.000 of them in total. The dataset is about 30TiB ...
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Mod Rewrite rule to edit cookies conditionally

Is it possible to use mod_rewrite to modify values in cookies based upon a condition? I am completely new to HTTP, but I have tried a thing or two. The only regex I know is Perl-style, my hopes are it ...
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Redirect as a backup trick? w/o modifying DNS?

I specifically looked up how to do something like this ( Can you set a backup ip for your server in DNS? ) and the answer basically was you can't. If i say specify 2 ip addresses could i somehow use a ...
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Proxy http nginx for multiple websites

I have to configure a Nginx server wich will be used as http(s) proxy and caching like a Apache server with proxy_pass and proxy_pass_reverse directives. The system will be like this : The nginx ...
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HTTP Status Codes for Web Application Logic

This might be more of a PHP and SO question, but since it deals with HTTP codes, I thought I'd ask here first. So I'm building a very simple user authentication backend that basically checks the ...
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MSMQ HTTP server communication with non-.NET clients

Is MSMQ compatible with non .NET platforms? I have an MSMQ service hosted by IIS for HTTP support, and would like to see if an SAP system is able to access it. Is it possible for an SAP system to ...
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curl cookie and cookiejar trouble

I've got a script that curls a site using a specific cookie value in a cookie file. When I run this on my local system, the server returns the same value to my cookie jar, as per my expectations. When ...
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Windows 2003 Std HTTP issues (also affects windows updates)

I have 3 Windows 2003 servers in a domain. Server 1 is running the AD and VPN roles. Server 2 is running Exchange 2003. Server 3 is running some third party network apps and was supposed to be running ...
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400 bad request: use the HTTPS scheme to access this URL, restclient python

I want to access an url which requires the full authentication. The following is my code. import restclient res = restclient.GET("x.x.x.x:8181/abc/def", headers = ...
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iptables - websites redirection

I have three servers. The first is a for my front the two other http server : for dispatch. I want for example, do : receive a request on my front (public) : site1.com an redirect the request on ...
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How do I prevent natd from accessing a specific external address?

I'm using Little Snitch, and it's telling me natd is accessing tonix.sytes.net (a torrent tracker) every second or so. I have been unable to backtrace which program is making the call, and if I ...
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RHEL 6 on 172.16* IP address: Redirect Internet traffic to an existing web proxy

I'd like to configure my RHEL 6 box to redirect Internet traffic through an existing web proxy. Like how you can set a web browser to use a proxy, except that my box only has command line. If the ...
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Server simulating a 408 timeout?

I have asked this question on stack overflow and got pointed towards this forum. My question is below: Is it possible for a server to simulate a http 408 error? A payment processor is trying to send ...
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partial responses from remote server

I'm posting this question here, but I'm not 100% sure where the problem lies. I have a site hosted through Media Temple that I'm developing. It's started to continually give me http 206 responses ...
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Hudson authentication via wget is return http error 302

I'm trying to make a script to authenticate in hudson using wget and store the authentication cookie. The contents of the script is this: wget \ --no-check-certificate \ --save-cookies ...
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erratic response times with Apache 2.0.52 on redhat 4

Under load, we've noticed response times from Apache vary greatly for the same 7k image. It can range anywhere from .01 seconds to 25 seconds or greater. Unfortunately, due to corporate policy ...
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HTTP traffic forwarding

What is the best way to forward all the HTTP traffic going through a wireless access point to an NT machine connected to the same hub? The traffic will not be external traffic (no NAT) it will be all ...
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http access to subdomain only if logged in on www

Is it possible to allow http access to a subdomain ONLY IF a user is logged in on the main domain (www)?
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Server 2003 and XP Client; Why are HTTP connections being silently dropped

On my network, my edge-router, a windows 2003 r2 server router with all the latest updates, will drop packets, but only under specific circumstances. I have troubleshot and isolated it down to the ...
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In Nginx, can I handle both a location:url or a content-type: text/html response from memcached?

I'm setting up an nginx - apache reverse proxy where nginx handles the static files and apache the dynamic. I have a search engine and depending on search parameter I either directly forward the ...
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Redirect HTTP requests based on subdomain address without changing accessed URL?

Let's say I have a domain, www.mydomain.com. And I ordered a new domain, abc.newdomain.com. Both domains are hosted in the same ISP, so currently requests to either of those addresses result in ...
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.htaccess ForceType returning 404 Not Found

I have a .htaccess file which contains: <FilesMatch "^api$"> ForceType application/x-httpd-php SetHandler application/x-httpd-php </FilesMatch> This works on my local server but ...
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enable java app to establish http connection under network of VPN.

Some relative question http://stackoverflow.com/questions/17170980/connect-to-http-server-behind-vpn-with-java has already asked in Stack Overflow while I don't still have a solution since this should ...
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Repeat request to another php-fpm script via fastcgi?

I have nginx server accepting incoming HTTP requests and serving it via fastcgi to some php-fpm script (for example index.php). I want nginx to repeat the same request to another php-fpm script via ...
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Apache: Allow only certain http requests, deny all else

We have an Apache server, on a Windows Server 2008 machine, that is used for specific secure traffic for our customers, like a gateway. Now, I only want to allow traffic for a certain range of secure ...
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i keep getting a 403 forbidden permission error on my fedora server through my local network

Trying to view a javascript file (via http) on my server I get the following error: Forbidden You don't have permission to access /jquery-1.8.2.js on this server. Apache/2.2.22 (Fedora) Server at ...
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Lightweight Windows HTTP server for static content from CD/DVD

I need a very lightweight Windows HTTP server to put onto CD/DVD. I've tried just using “file:” “protocol”, but there're too many problems: IE disallows JavaScript by default. There's a workaround ...
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HTTP proxy - expect 100 and authentication

I have an issue with Apache2 which I use as a proxy. My software sends HTTP PUT for protected resource with Expect: 100-continue Transfer-Encoding: chunked And instead of getting '401 ...
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php http tunnel to mysql connection

How to create a HTTP tunnel to PHP to MySQL connection
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http daemon not responding

If I run a php file at the command prompt, it works as expected. But it does not load from browser. # php /var/www/html/adminer.php When I try to access the same file from browser, I get an error: ...