RE: Web server name?

Fisher Mark (
Fri, 20 Jan 1995 14:19:11 +0100

Nick Arnett writes in <ab44baf2060210049877@[]>:
>I'm thinking that perhaps it should
>be an element in the header of the default document. Ideas?

Since from my viewpoint this is an attribute of the server rather than the
documents served, it should be an HTTP header, something like
"Server-Longname: Thomson Consumer Electronics Marketing & Sales".
Mark Fisher Thomson Consumer Electronics Indianapolis, IN

"Just as you should not underestimate the bandwidth of a station wagon
traveling 65 mph filled with 8mm tapes, you should not overestimate
the bandwidth of FTP by mail."