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Re: GET HEAD to Proxy

From: Gregory J. Woodhouse <gjw@wnetc.com>
Date: Thu, 11 Apr 1996 13:04:27 -0700 (PDT)
To: "John W. James" <jjames@firstfloor.com>
Cc: www-talk@w3.org
Message-Id: <Pine.SGI.3.91.960411130251.1017B-100000@shellx.best.com>
Actually, you just want to use HEAD as in

HEAD / HTTP/1.0

I suspect the server was confused by seeing two methods (GET and HEAD) 
in the same request.

On Thu, 11 Apr 1996, John W. James wrote:

> Is a GET HEAD call supposed to work when a proxy is in use by
> the client? We had one caching proxy server that was returning
> a 500, but the server is in beta and I kind of dismissed this
> as the possible cause. I'm now seeing it at a customer's site,
> and that makes me think this might be something systemic.
> 
> 	John
> 
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Received on Thursday, 11 April 1996 16:08:57 GMT

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