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From Marc Slemko <ma...@worldgate.com>
Subject Re: [OFF TOPIC] more IIS tricks...
Date Thu, 26 Feb 1998 04:04:48 GMT
On Wed, 25 Feb 1998, Dean Gaudet wrote:

> This is the exact behaviour that I think Apache should have.  Right now I
> consider us broken (well actually we are broken even if you take a more
> limited view). 

How do you make that fit with section 5.2 of 2068?

Heck, how do you make anything fit with that?

> 
> Dean
> 
> On Wed, 25 Feb 1998, Marc Slemko wrote:
> 
> > Tell your client to use www.microsoft.com:80 as a proxy.
> > 
> > Then go to http://www.netscape.com/
> > 
> > That is an awesome way to convince (fill in name of paranoid) that (fill
> > in name of company running IIS) has taken over (fill in name of other
> > company on the web).  <g>
> > 
> > IIS will accept full URLs in requests, but just assumes the hostname must
> > be local so it strips it.  Probably a lot of servers w/o built in
> > proxy that do this, so IIS is far from alone... and the behaviour is
> > arguable.  But it still produces cool results.
> > 
> > 
> 


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