Interactive end-of-chapter exercises

The HTTP GET message

Consider the figure below, where a client is sending an HTTP GET message to a web server,

Suppose the client-to-server HTTP GET message is the following:

GET /kurose_ross_sandbox/interactive/quotation2.htm HTTP/1.0
If-Modified-Since: Sat, 01 Apr 2023 02:45:56 -0700

Question List

1. What is the name of the file that is being retrieved in this GET message?

2. What version of HTTP is the client running?

3. True or False: The client already has a cached copy of the file


1. The name of the file is quotation2.htm.

2. The client is running on HTTP/1.0

3. True. The client has a cached copy of the file that was updated on: Sat, 01 Apr 2023 02:45:56 -0700

That's incorrect

That's correct

The answer was: quotation2.htm

Question 1 of 3

The answer was: HTTP/1.0

Question 2 of 3

The answer was: True

Question 3 of 3

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