|Illustrated Guide to HTTP
Paul S. Hethmon
1997 | 400 pages
"Practical for any web server author"
If you're interested in building a web server -- or if you're developing an application that depends or will depend on current HTTP protocols -- Illustrated Guide to HTTP is for you! It covers the latest HTTP/1.1 protocol standard as found in RFC 2068 and RFC 2069. Any programmer, developer or web manager involved in web-related software needs this book to keep up with this dynamic area.
- Detailed coverage of the protocol specification
- Working code for all parts of an HTTP/1.1 server
- Detailed coverage of difficult protocol elements
- A CD which includes complete working source code; a complete set of RFCs; Apache, Jigsaw, and libwww distributions; a hypertext index of information; and complete text of the book in HTML format.
Translation rights for Illustrated Guide to HTTP have been granted for Japan. If you are interested in learning where to buy this book in a language other than English, please inquire at your local bookseller.
WHAT THE EXPERTS SAY ABOUT THIS BOOK
"...contains detailed descriptions of the program logic required to implement HTTP protocols ...will be of practical value to any web server author."
--Govind Tatachari, Software Consultant, Fortuna Technologies
ABOUT THE AUTHOR
Paul Hethmon is a developer with the University of Tennessee Institute of Agriculture. He is also a partner in Hethmon Brothers, an Internet software development company where he has developed FTP, SMTP, POP3, and HTTP software.