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Re: User friendly 404s reconsidered

From: Charles McCathieNevile <chaals@opera.com>
Date: Fri, 21 Jul 2006 17:05:22 +0200
To: "Orion Adrian" <orion.adrian@gmail.com>, w3c-wai-ig@w3.org
Message-ID: <op.tc1n68gjwxe0ny@62-151-100-1.jazzfree.ya.com>

On Fri, 21 Jul 2006 15:18:18 +0200, Orion Adrian <orion.adrian@gmail.com>  
wrote:

>  The quicker you can get them to what
> they're looking for the better. The homepage is for browsing. They
> came in with a direct link; they know what they're looking for.

Not necessarily. There are still a lot of things that 404 because the page  
fell off the server or something, and in that case you want to know that  
this page seems to have vanished because they site maintainer is a goose.

cheers

Chaals

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