Re: Query about
Date: Thu, 26 Feb 2009 23:12:42 +0100 (CET)
On Thu, 26 Feb 2009, Jan de Lint wrote:
> What would be the optimal and safest way to detect whether a server is
That depends on what you want to find out and what you think is "optimal" may
not match what others think.
> In my case an html server. Request some header data?
Yes, that's certainly one way that's usually fine enough.
> I have the impression that the name look-up sometimes at first needs
> considerable time to start up.
Sure, name resolving can take some time.
-- / daniel.haxx.seReceived on 2009-02-26