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      Abhishek TyagiAbhishek Tyagi

      Exploring the HyperText Transport Protocol

      You are to retrieve the following document using the HTTP protocol in a way that you can examine the HTTP Response headers.
      There are three ways that you might retrieve this web page and look at the response headers:

      Preferred: Modify the program to retrieve the above URL and print out the headers and data. Make sure to change the code to retrieve the above URL – the values are different for each URL.
      Open the URL in a web browser with a developer console or FireBug and manually examine the headers that are returned.
      Use the telnet program as shown in lecture to retrieve the headers and content.
      Enter the header values in each of the fields below and press “Submit

      import socket
      mysock = socket.socket(socket.AF_INET, socket.SOCK_STREAM)
      mysock.connect(('', 80))
      # cmd = 'GET HTTP/1.0\r\n\r\n'.encode()
      cmd = 'GET HTTP/1.0\r\n\r\n'.encode()
      while True:
          data = mysock.recv(512)
          if (len(data) < 1):
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