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How to Build a Web App with and without Rails Libraries
# mirth.rb
# HTTP Requests:
# Break down HTTP request from the client
# and displays it
require 'socket'
server =
loop do
client = server.accept
request_line = client.readline
puts "The HTTP request line looks like this:"
puts request_line
method_token, target, version_number = request_line.split
response_body = "✅ Received a #{method_token} request to #{target} with #{version_number}"
client.puts response_body
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