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Re: Handling ambiguous requests

From: Y. John Jiang <yjj@rad.balink.com>
Date: Fri, 6 Sep 1996 18:08:33 -0400
Message-Id: <9609061808.ZM6582@orchid.rad.balink.com>
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On Sep 5,  6:40pm, Patrick Montelo wrote:

> GET HTTP/1.1    <<< IP maps to more than one domain
> name/alias

I would have a default host for these.  If the webmaster does not
explicitly specify a default, the first virtual host should be used.

> GET http://pmontelo/ HTTP/1.1        <<< Request from inside the
> spyglass.com domain

I would take the IP of "pmontelo" and deal with it as

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