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mj zammit
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I built a web server which outputs HTML.
Now when i run it and call for the HTML on Internet Explorer the HTML is viewed, but when i call on Firefox no HTML is outputted...
why is that???

here is the source code:
package myservertrial1;

Paul Clapham

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If you install Live HTTP Headers into your Firefox you will see the headers attached to your response. I don't think you meant to write this header:
Joe Ess

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Look very closely at the structure of an HTTP response. You are very close.

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mj zammit
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thank you for both your help.
yes there was no need for placing doctype and i also had to arrange the reply header
thanks again
Ernest Friedman-Hill
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IN particular, the issue was that you didn't have a blank line after the headers, right?

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mj zammit
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Sorry for the late reply
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I agree. Here's the link:
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