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Questions tagged [http]

software using the "HyperText Transfer Protocol" (HTTP). Before using this tag, please check if a more specific tag such as 'web-browser', 'web-server', or 'web-apps' might be a better fit.

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Fastest Java HTTP Library

I’m working on a program that sends A LOT of HTTP requests (in an ordered way, since they depend on each other) and checks their response. I’d like to know what’s the most high-throughput oriented ...
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HTTP requests/responses parser for C/C++

I am building a simple reverse proxy in C. I am looking for an HTTP request/response parser. I need a way of checking if the request is well formed and also a way of addressing any header field, for ...
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Windows GUI Tool for testing Web-APIs

Is there a ms-windows GUI Tool (or browser plug-in) for testing Web-APIs? required features: basic-auth support JSON and XML should be displayed in a "pretty" way. Supports HTTP GET and POST ...
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Lib or tool to record and replay http invocations during tests

Can anyone advice me on a strategy/lib/tool to quickly create functional tests for a server that exposes an HTTP api against a thick client (think desktop app)? My idea is to record http invocations ...
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Outbound proxy appliance recommendations - Host mapping on per source basis

Not really worked with web proxy appliances for a while and wondered how this scenario fits a typical enterprise appliance. I'm looking at replacing a complex load balancer arrangement, which ...
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Single click app to create and register Self Signed Certificate for HTTPS on localhost

I have just spent a few hours following various "How to" guides, trying to create and register a Self Signed Certificate for HTTPS on localhost, to help me develop locally. None of them seem to work ...
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Looking for a cloud based http task scheduler

Looking for a SAAS solution that will issue a scheduled request to an HTTP URL, e.g. http://mydomain.com/tasks/dosomething This would trigger some maintenance tasks on my app. Email notification on ...
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Ruby Hawk Implementation [closed]

I'm looking for a Ruby implementation of Hawk https://github.com/hueniverse/hawk, to run in a Ruby on Rails web application to authenticate incoming requests There is https://github.com/tent/hawk-...
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Is there an HTTP API package to administrate SSH, FTP and Apache servers?

I am looking for an open-source package to set up an HTTP API to create, modify and tear down other server types in a Linux server. I would like to be able to administrate: An SSH server (including ...
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Send HTTP/S connections to another server, reverse-reverse proxy

I am looking for a piece of software that I can use to forward all HTTP connections, similar to a reverse proxy. However, unlike a typical reverse proxy, the server forwarding the requests cannot ...
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HAR viewer for Mac?

I am looking for an application to open and view a HTTP Archive (HAR) file for a MAC. I have the following requirements: Standalone application (I do not want to try to start apache on a MAC. Will ...
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.NET HTTP server library

I'm looking for a .NET based library for bundling a small HTTP server within one of my programs, basically enabling a console application to listen to HTTP request and provide responses. I've already ...
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Simple tool to send yourself a scheduled email with an HTTP status code of your website

I use Windows 10 home as main OS and I have a Ubuntu machine I rent on DigitalOcean, on which I host websites. I'm looking for a simple, out of box tool that can run either in my Windows 10 (browser?)...
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jStatic simple HTTP server with ability to reload pages when files are changed

I'm looking for an HTTP server that can be invoked from the command line for localhost. I want it to be able to watch static html and css files for changes and reload the page viewed in a browser when ...
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Webpage archiver using http-requests/responses replay

I'm looking for a Webpage Archiver that depends on archiving a webpage by recording http requests and responses and just replaying them when the webpage archive is previewed/loaded by the user. It's ...
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Is there any way to make an HTTP/2 request with Java 8, without installing ALPN?

we're using Java 8, and we need to make HTTP/2 requests. This software is distributed to clients to run on desktop machines, and modifying the boot classpath to include ALPN is not an option. Is ...
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Aggregating http requests with forwarding (http buffer service)

I have an existing web server with limited capaticies and many clients (background daemons). They are sending requests every few seconds. Request's body is simple json content: { "client_id": 1, ...
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http file uploader for Windows

We run a web service and in the past we allowed ftp file uploads to our customers. In the future we want to switch from ftp to http/https. The ms-windows admins which currently upload data via ftp ...
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Looking for HTTPS (single-target) relay proxy

At $DAYJOB, we produce several devices (1), both embedded Linux devices and regular servers running specialized software on Red Hat or CentOS Linux. These devices monitor specialized data networks, ...
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Track changes on a webpage that uses POST

There are many free/freemium webservices that send an e-mail notification whenever the content of a certain web page changes; e.g., visualping.io, changedetection.com, onwebchange... Unfortunately ...
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Proxy for macOS with support for HTTP(S)

I want a free proxy with preferably a GUI for macOS which supports 1) HTTPS proxying where I can install a certificate and modify the requests in between. 2) HTTP CONNECT method so that I can open a ...
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Browser add-on to get a POST button's equivalent curl command without having to click first

Let's say I have a web page with this POST button: <form method="post" action="somequery"> [some parameters] <button type="submit"> Push me </button> </form> ... and I ...
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Python library to download directory

I write a small tool to compare two directories: compare-with-remote One part of the tool is to recursively fetch directories. The library should be able to fetch from these protocols: http https ...
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Tool to determine if any HTTP bookmarks can be replaced with HTTPS equivalents (Firefox)

Can anyone recommend a software tool that will go through all bookmarks stored in Firefox and determine if any HTTP bookmarks can be replaced with HTTPS equivalents? The software can be a Firefox ...
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Key Value Store with public HTTP server

I am writing a service which will perform HTTP redirects. E.g. GET /key/0CC175B9C0F1B6A831C399E269772661 HTTP/1.0 response HTTP/1.0 301 Location: http://some-url/92EB5FFEE6AE2FEC3AD71C777531578F ...
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HTTP proxy that sends outgoing traffic to a specific interface

I am running a Linux server (Ubuntu 16.04) which has a ens192 interface (think eth0) and one or more tunX interfaces (X being 0, 1, ...). I am looking for a local proxy server that I can run on the ...
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Software/framework in Linux for filtering HTTP traffic?

I have been using mitmproxy for filtering HTTP traffic. mitmproxy is simple and written in Python. It will start a new thread to handle every new HTTP request. Here are some things I need to get from ...
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Looking for an embeddable (C / C++ for Linux) HTTP client & server library with range seek and chunked response support

I'm trying to implement an application with HTTP client for receiving audio stream (mp3, chunked, with byte range seek) and serving it as a SHOUTcast compatible stream. Do you know any good library ...
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Fast tool to mirror a website

I'm interested in downloading the entire contents of a website (mirroring). It took wget 8 hours to mirror a 3 GB website. I have also tried HTTrack, but the performance was the same. I've also ...
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Looking for C++ HTTP Server Lib with chunked encoding handling

Do you know any C++/C library for implementing HTTP server that has possibility of "overloading" chunked data handler, i.e. I'd like to have access to chunked data after each chunk. I need ...
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Open source HTTP/HTTPS proxy

I'm looking for a multi-platform (Linux / Mac OS X / Windows 7), open source proxy, with following features: HTTPS support could forward to another remote proxy web sockets proxying able to add ...
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Self hosted service to monitor a HTTP endpoint (for change) and trigger an event

I am looking for a web-based application where you can set up HTTP monitors (to monitor for changes specifically but support for more triggers like HTTP status would also be nice) which then fire REST ...
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Serving MP4 files to HTML5 video, suitable tool, on Linux?

I am serving some large MPEG4 files internally, via Apache http, and I am finding that the Chrome browser will try redownloading the whole video every time I scrub through the timeline. Is there any ...
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Python library to get filename of content downloaded with HTTP

I download a file using the get function of Python requests library. For storing the file, I'd like to determine the filename they way a web browser would for its 'save' or 'save as ...' dialog. Easy,...
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Good HTTP load balancer options

I am looking for a HTTP load balancer with the following features: Dynamic registration of upstream servers over HTTP API - the LB should expose a /register API by which upstream servers can register ...
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HTTP server (portable ) for 32 bit Windows XP which requires no admin rights

I am looking for a light-weight HTTP server, to server static web pages on localhost for testing porpoises. That is all the functionality that I require. If the requested URL exists, then return it, ...
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Mount ISO over HTTP

I have a large number of CDs and DVDs, some freeware, but also commercial software for which I own a license. The total size of these is > 150 GB, so I don't have a USB stick (yet) for carrying them ...
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Apache HTTP log analysis down to minute level

I'm looking for a tool that would allow me to answer questions such as: Most visited page(s) on a 10 minute interval (or even shorter), example: between 28/01/2016 20:00 and 28/01/2016 20:10 How many ...
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Reassemble images forwarded though Linux router?

In 2003-2004 I used a Linux app that reassembled images from HTTP traffic forwarded through a Linux router, displaying them live. Just a command line app that threw up an X window, showing the images ...
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Http request logs collector

I have a simple rails app and it is sending http requests to a server which then displays the results in UI. I just want to count the number of requests that I send and the request and response for ...
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HTTP Response Codes

We have a device that cannot handle certain HTTP response codes correctly. While we have identified one of them now, I'd like to perform tests for other response codes. Therefore I'm looking for an ...
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HTTP server fuzzer

I am in the situation where I need to test the HTTP header parsing of a particular custom HTTP server. However, that server is behind a load balancer that check the first line of the header contains ....
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Good node.js or python modules for streaming live video

Suppose I have a camera that streams video to an internet server. I want viewers to be able to see the live video on the browser. What are some software libraries and network protocols to use for this ...
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web console to debug HTTP calls with JSOn paylod and JSON replies

I am looking for software (ideally a browser plugin) which would be a web console allowing me to query (GET, POST, ...) a remote server with some JSON payload, and display the response (which is also ...
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Script to use WebRTC for failover (load resources from peers when server busy)

WebRTC is a standard allowing direct browser-to-browser communication among peers. Where can I find a JavaScript script that will allow users of my web application to securely get data from other ...
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REST client for Firefox with “Projects” feature (equivalent for Advanced Rest Client)

I'm looking for some Firefox extension that works like a REST client equivalent to Advanced Rest Client in Chrome. I already tried the RESTClient and Rest Easy. They work fine, but both having ...
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Tools to monitor traffic over HTTP/2

Normally when debugging I am using fiddler to monitor traffic over HTTP. Since HTTP/2 comes out binary and most implementations (Chrome, Firefox) are TLS encrypted what are my options to see what ...
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Android SMS gateway app

I would like to send and receive SMS from my application, preferably using an android phone. I am currently using the app SMS gateway by b00lean, but when it sends messages it requests a receipt ...
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Test server with many requests

I wrote a server which I test at the moment using curl. However, I can only send so many requests manually at the same time. I could bash something together which sends the requests for me, but I'm ...
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Firefox extension that removes “utm_*” nastiness from redirects

Almost every link on social media (or actually, almost everywhere I'm afraid) has this utm_* evilness appended to the URL. This needs to stop, so I'm looking for an extension that automatically strips ...