HTTP HEAD Request Example

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bash-2.05b$ telnet 80
Connected to
Escape character is '^]'.
HEAD /bit/ HTTP/1.1
HEAD /bit/ HTTP/1.1
[hit enter again]

HTTP/1.1 200 OK
Date: Wed, 17 Mar 2004 18:00:49 GMT
Server: Apache/2.0.48 (Unix) mod_ssl/2.0.48 OpenSSL/0.9.6l PHP/4.3.4
Last-Modified: Wed, 25 Feb 2004 22:37:23 GMT
ETag: "1450013-6514-e905eec0"
Accept-Ranges: bytes
Content-Length: 25876
Connection: close
Content-Type: application/x-bittorrent