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HTTP version not supported
When I try to connect to httpbin.org I get a message that says the http version is not supported. I am on Windows 10 Pro. The message says:
HTTP/1.1 505 HTTP Version Not Supported Connection: Close Server: Cowboy Date: Current date and time Content-Length: 0
Connection to host lost.
I got it to work but I wanted to share what happened in case anyone else ran into this issue. I kept getting conflicting sounding answers on some of the others.
- First I opened Command Prompt as an admin. In Windows you can do this by opening the start menu, typing cmd, right-click on the result, and select "Run as Administrator"
- I typed "telnet httpbin.org 80" as shown in the video
- I then pressed enter
- The screen will go blank. This is what threw me off because his does not go blank, and he is able to see what he types next as a result. You will have to type blind. Go ahead and type quickly: GET / HTTP/1.1
- Press enter once.
- Type immediately after pressing enter: Host: httpbin.org
- Press enter twice after that.
You should get a long stream of text as shown in the video and then be ready to continue.