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Re: BBC Betsie Project Launch

From: Steven McCaffrey <SMCCAFFR@MAIL.NYSED.GOV>
Date: Wed, 13 Jan 1999 14:47:27 -0500
Message-Id: <s69cb208.018@MAIL.NYSED.GOV>
To: cait@london.virgin.net, w3c-wai-ig@w3.org
I had the same experience.  I use JFW 3.2 with IE 4.01.  specifically the 404 file not found came up when I tried "BBC Online", "BBC News Online", "BBC World Service".  The main Betsie page cam up fine as well as the About Betsies page.

Steven McCaffrey
Information Technology Services

>>> cait hurley <cait@london.virgin.net> 01/13 1:32 PM >>>
Maybe it would be worth listing what browsers/readers "404" users are
using, because it worked fine for me, but then I'm just using plain old

*very interested in how this goes. 

At 12:21 13/01/99 -0600, you wrote:
>I went to the site and the links came up 404 for me, too.
>Joyce Taylor
>-----Original Message-----
>From: Chris Kreussling <CHRIS.KREUSSLING@ny.frb.org>
>To: waz@easynet.co.uk <waz@easynet.co.uk>; w3c-wai-ig@w3.org 
>Cc: wayne.myers@bbc.co.uk <wayne.myers@bbc.co.uk>
>Date: Wednesday, January 13, 1999 11:02 AM
>Subject: Re: BBC Betsie Project Launch
>>>> <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org> 01/13 11:21 AM >>>
>Very interesting.  Alll the links are 404.
>At 04:07 PM 1/13/99 +0000, waz@easynet.co.uk wrote:
>>Just a short note to say that Betsie is now live on the following URL:
>>Betsie is a CGI gateway script that (hopefully) can make a large
>>inaccessible site accessible in one fell swoop. Or at least more
>>accessible - the gap between the legacy code and code that, together
>>with Betsie, *is* accessible, is smaller than the gap between the legacy
>>code and code that is accessible in and of itself.
>>All comments / criticism / suggestions etc will be gratefully received.
>>Cheers etc.,
>>Wayne Myers
>>Interactive Software Engineer,
>>BBC Digital Media,
>I just got to it with no problems.
><author>Chris Kreussling</author>
><disclaimer>The views expressed are
>those of the author and do not necessarily
>reflect the position of the Federal Reserve
>Bank of New York or the Federal Reserve

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