Hello Guillaume,

Yes this works as a glance. Ter info THttpCli has a property
RequestHostName witch returns the original host in the GET. And yes it
is without the 'http://'.

---
Rgds, Wilfried
http://www.mestdagh.biz

Monday, April 25, 2005, 14:22, Guillaume MAISON wrote:

>> I have HTTP server application. User has possibility to change listening
>> port. Is it possible to redirect a browser to another port ?
>>

> if the browser is recent enough, when connecting,
> you should have in the request a header named "Host: " followed by
> the hostname (or ip address) the browser connects to.

> i would suggest to store it, at the connection, and when you're changing
> the listening port, to do :

> Doc := '<!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 3.2//EN">'#13#10 +
>           '<html><head><title>Linker gateway</title>'#13#10 +
>           '<meta http-equiv="Refresh"
> content="2;url=http://'+(*)gstSavedHost+':'+gstNewPort+'/index.html">'#13#10
>           '</head><body><br><br><br><div align="center">'#13#10 +
>           '<h1>Please wait a moment, server is restarting</h1>'#13#10 +
>           '</div></body></html>';

> (*) i'm not sure if the Host header contains the 'http://' prefix or not...

> if the browser does not send this Header, then i suggest you to store the 
> public
> hostname of your http server into a config file (variable) and to use it
> when you need to transmit your address back to a client browser.

> HTH,

> Guillaume MAISON
> -----
> Guillaume MAISON - [EMAIL PROTECTED]
> 83, Cours Victor Hugo
> 47000 AGEN
> TÚl : 05 53 87 91 48 - Fax : 05 53 68 73 50
> e-mail : [EMAIL PROTECTED] - Web : http://nauteus.com


> --
> To unsubscribe or change your settings for TWSocket mailing list
> please goto http://www.elists.org/mailman/listinfo/twsocket
> Visit our website at http://www.overbyte.be


--
To unsubscribe or change your settings for TWSocket mailing list
please goto http://www.elists.org/mailman/listinfo/twsocket
Visit our website at http://www.overbyte.be

Reply via email to