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From "Boyle Owen" <Owen.Bo...@swx.com>
Subject RE: [users@httpd] Listening on Port 81...
Date Mon, 13 Sep 2004 14:55:48 GMT
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Jeff White [mailto:jlwpc1@earthlink.net]
> 
> Or run Windows 2003 Server (or any
> Windows OS equal to Windows XP SP2
> or higher) ... etc.

Is this available for free? Where can I download it? 
 
> Http.sys allows Windows users to have
> access to around 100 different processes
> (that use the Http and Https protocols) per
> IP:PORT.

So it is an application layer on top of TCP/IP. It must therefore use
specialised attributes to differentiate requests which are identical at
the TCP/IP layer. Like the HTTP headers? It sounds a lot like the proxy
solution that was offered earlier - except that one didn't cost
anything.

Rgds,
Owen Boyle
Disclaimer: Any disclaimer attached to this message may be ignored. 

> 
> Examples:
> 
> If process A
> (a web server)
> registers with Http.sys
> 
> IP: port and URL
> xxx.xxx.xxx.xxx:5050/myPics/vacation.htm
> 
> and then process B
> (a simple .NET Framework server assembly
> using the http protocol that checks for a
> "special" message from the client before it
> sends back it's information or just drops the
> connection if the client sends no "special"
> message.)
> registers with Http.sys
> 
> IP: port and URL
> xxx.xxx.xxx.xxx:5050/myServer/
> 
> Or even using port 80 for the above
> examples....
> 
> Then Http.sys will route the correct http
> URL to the properly registered process.
> 
> Any other requests to this IP:PORT should
> receive a http error message.
> 
> So Http.sys allows the same IP and Port to
> be used by the two different processes.
> 
> Not the easiest thing to use right now
> because most information concerning
> Http.sys involves how IIS 6 uses Http.sys
> (with it's special ways). But Http.sys is
> available for any Windows process to
> use.
> 
> HTTP API
> http://msdn.microsoft.com/library/default.asp?url=/library/en-
> us/http/http/http_api_start_page.asp
> 
> Jeff
> 
> 
> 
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