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HTTP HEADERS

There are about 50 main HTTP Headers, classified in 4 main categories :

[1]1- Request Headers
[2]2- Responses Headers
[3]3- Entity Headers
[4]4- General Headers

The last two ones can be found in the first two ones!

First of all let's start with the request headers :

REQUEST HEADERS :[#1]

Here are listed the main elements :

- Accept : for mime-type
- Accept-charset : (ex : ISO-8859-1)
- Accept-encoding : (ex : zip)
- Accept-language : (en : for english)
- Authorization : ex : if http-401 has been returned :user/password
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- Is-modified-since : date before the requested page is considered out-of-date
- Max-forward : maximum hops or servers redirections
- Referer : the page you want to get (worded as it is!)
- User-agent: brief name of your browser application

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