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Displaying server error content?

From: Gregory Holmberg <holmberg@frame.com>
Date: Mon, 3 Jun 1996 20:50:48 -0700
Message-Id: <9606032050.ZM15724@lotus>
To: www-talk@w3.org
I'd like to display the error content that servers sometimes send back.
For example, when the user asks for a file that doesn't exist, I get the
usual "Fatal error 404: not found".  But the interesting stuff is in
the content the server sent back.  I'm using the SaveAndCallback converter,
and afterwards I find this in the file:

<HEAD><TITLE>404 Not Found</TITLE></HEAD>
<BODY><H1>404 Not Found</H1>
The requested URL
was not found on this server.

I registered the HTMLPresent converter ("text/html" -> "www/present")
and wrote some simple versions of the HText functions using puts,
but nothing appears.

Any ideas?
Received on Monday, 3 June 1996 23:45:42 UTC

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