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

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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 properly use nginx echo support to respond with a 504 inline page?

I am trying to reply with a custom 504 page by using nginx echo support but for some strange reason when this is active the browser downloads the response instead of opening it. server { ...
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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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Apache tomcat server win8 cannot be accessed outside of local host

I have installed the apache-tomcat server on my local win7. The port I specified is 9999. Additionally, I use the distributed binary version of apache tomcat. Not installing as a windows service. I ...
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Getting 408 errors on our logs with no request or user agent

I'm getting a lot of requests turning up in our apache logs that look like this www.example.com:80 10.240.1.8 - - [06/Mar/2013:00:39:19 +0000] "-" 408 0 "-" "-" - There seems to be no request and ...
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Apache POST data interim storage

I've been serching high and low and I cant seem to find it. When apache receives a POST / HTTP/1.1 with some data in the body field, is that data stored in memory or in a file? From what I've been ...
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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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How to fix/troubleshoot AkamaiGHost TCP_Miss and 500 Errors

I have a java application running on a server in South America at the moment, and using Akamai's CDN. When I check the errors, i sometimes get the error: "HTTP/1.1 503 Service Unavailable" and "500 ...
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Route HTTP(S) traffic to specific IP based on requested URL on Linux

I have an Ubuntu Server in the cloud. Let's call it ServerA. ServerA has an apache2 installed and is serving a default page on HTTP requests. mydomain.com is pointing to the ServerA's IP and thus the ...
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Only HTTPS websites are accessible [on hold]

Yesterday, my company's network doesn't access HTTP websites, only HTTPS. This happend out of the blue. I tried turning off the Squid proxy, the openDNS, rebooting my WatchGuard firewall,.. I don't ...
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WinRM and HTTP services impossible to start

I have a new windows 2012 R2 server and here are softwares and roles installed : - nxFilter - TeamViewer Get-WindowsFeature command result : Success Restart Needed Exit Code Feature Result ...
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nginx http substitute module [on hold]

I'm trying to figure out where ./configure is. The setup guide says run the below: Installation To install, get the source with subversion: git clone ...
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How can i forward the http and ssh port to my internal server using iptables

I do not have the router so i make the Linux system into router having centos 6.4 for forwarding the Public network traffic to my local LAN.It has the two NIC card. one for public ip (eth1) and ...
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Manual NAT on Checkpoint (Redirect all http requests to a local web server)

We have a proxy server in our internal network and I want to redirect all internet http requests to a web server in local network. It'll be like a Network Billboard that says "No direct connection is ...
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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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How to redirect example.com from HTTPS to HTTP, then HTTP example.com to newdomain.com?

As of now I use this rule (in .htaccess of example.com) to redirect HTTPS/HTTP example.com to newdomain.com: Options +FollowSymLinks RewriteEngine on RewriteRule (.*) http://newdomain.com/$1 ...
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Do unique GET variables in a URI invalidate the HTTP cache, even if it hasn't expired yet?

Let's say cachedfile.js expires in 1 year from now, according to the HTTP 1.1 expires header. Will these URI's both be cached seperately in modern browsers? Request 1 cachedfile.js?var=1 Request 2 ...
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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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Can you pass user/pass for HTTP Basic Authentication in URL parameters?

I believe this is not possible, but someone I know insisted that it works. I don't even know what parameters to try, and I haven't found this documented anywhere. I tried ...
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Is it bad to redirect http to https?

I just installed an SSL Certificate on my server. I use a web hosting panel called ZPanel that is an open source project. It then set up a redirect for all traffic on my domain on Port 80 to ...
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What is the differnce between keep alive and http pipeling

What is the difference or relation between keep alive and pipelining ? Are they both same or different. Is there any way to enable keep alive but disable pipeling as I'm using only POST method and ...
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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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What causes the “connecting” and “waiting” for seconds on HTTP GET requests with nginx?

What causes for the delay in connecting to an Nginx server and for the Waiting time are under an admin's control? I've set up GTMetrix to run daily web page load speed tests, and sometimes I get ...
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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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Allow non-root process to listen on port 80 without doing anything drastic [duplicate]

For reasons beyond my comprehension, GlassFish refuses to play ball with iptables. That is, with all the correct redirection rules in place, it won't receive any redirected traffic. So I'm at plan B ...
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Squid closing the connection on long HTTP GET requests

When running a database query on a specific external site we use, Squid seems to cut off the connection after a consistent period of time (just over a minute). The query is submitted through a ...
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IIS 8 and MSMQ over HTTP without WCF

I am trying to config a new Server 2012 R2 server running IIS 8 and MSMQ. I have create a private queue and trying to send it messages over HTTP from a server in another domain. I have granted the ...
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How to configure an nginx VHost to hang up on the client in the rudest possible way?

I have a, let's call it, "legacy" VHost configured on an nginx server. It used to be a full site, but it has since been decommissioned and all the content removed. The server block now looks something ...
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Configuration of nginx for git-http-backend on debian(-based systems)

I'm having trouble to get git-http-backend working using an nginx server on my Ubuntu 13.04 machine. Tried it with Debian 7 before but with similar results. Basically I followed ...
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301 redirect Rule For Load Balance F5 BigIp

I have a load balancer F5 Big ip for my website. Currently, I am having 302 redirect in place; however, I wanted to apply 301 but dont know how. For example: My website (abc.com) when typed 302 ...
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Tool to capture outbound http packets in a linux server

I was searching for a tool to capture http packets sent from a linux server to an external server. Normally I use iftop or iptraf with filters to see real time information and tcpdump to get verbose ...
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iis8.5 Not Found page, SNI and Host Headers. Refuse Connection Possible

I am using IIS8.5 to host a few internal and external sub domains. Everything is working prefect but I have one thing I would like to change and I have no idea where to start. I have set each site ...
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HTTP over port 443 vs HTTPS over port 80

What is the difference between http://serverfault.com:443 and https://serverfault.com:80 Which one is more secure theoretically?
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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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Corrupted files when downloading with HTTP

With my UMTS connection most archives > 50 MB are corrupted when downloading them via HTTP. The problem should not reside in my network, because I have an additional ADSL connection. When I switch to ...
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Can you set up a reverse proxy to forward requests based on request content and/or parameters?

I'm trying to set up a reverse proxy that forwards requests to different servers based on content in the body of the request itself. For example, if the request has a parameter 'type' = 'A', I'd like ...
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how to force a http webapp so use https (ssl)?

On our Linux Server we got some sort or WebApp running its own little webserver using http ONLY. That means it does not support ssl by itself. So im looking for a way to have "something" packed in ...
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IIS 7.5 doesn't accept a byte-range request

I'm trying to stream some MP4 files to the browser. Initially, it all goes well, but as soon as the client tries to seek in a region not downloaded yet (requesting a specific byte range), IIS won't ...
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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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create tunnel in order to access https via port 443

I have win machine that connected to Linux server 192.9.100.10 And Linux server has connectivity to the IBM blade center management GUI - 192.9.100.200 From my WIN machine I not have connectivity to ...
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s3put fails with “Connection reset by peer” for large files

I can upload small files quite fine using the same commands, however whenever I try to upload a 5 GB file to S3 then the s3 script fails: [backup]$ s3put --bucket john-murdoch-bucket --reduced ...
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How DNS lookups work when using an HTTP proxy in IE

I recently participated in a discussion regarding what happens when a client requests a page from a proxy server. I just wanted to make sure that my understanding of this sequence of events was ...
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Calculate HTTP Digest

I am just trying to calculate the response for an HTTP Digest Authentication. Imagine the example from RFC2617. I extracted the folling variables: USER="Mufasa" REALM="testrealm@host.com" ...
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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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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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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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Multiple redirection issue with Apache http proxy

I am using Apache and tomcat in my environment. Communication between there two servers is http(not AJP). Here is my configurations from httpd.conf file ProxyRequests On NameVirtualHost *:80 ...
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Setting up CORS for a specific method and url

First of all, apologies if you think this should be on stackoverflow.com - it seemed more suitable for this site but it's a bit borderline. We have a partner site, i'll call it http://bob.com. For ...
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How to list Apache enabled modules?

Is there a command that list all enabled Apache modules?
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What would be a portable nignx HTTP access log format to use with nginx?

I am looking for a way to store that logs in a common format so they can easily be recognized and parsed by most tools. I am interested about a format that is automatically recognized by goaccess ...