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Hypertext Transfer Protocol Daemon


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A daemon which is always active in a Web server. It waits for an HTTP request and then carries out the processes required to respond to the request. For example, it might retrieve a Web page and then send that page back to the browser that made the request. Usually abbreviated to HTTPD.

Subjects: Computing.


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