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Re: A validator for HTTP?

From: Liam Quinn <liam@htmlhelp.com>
Date: Wed, 20 Oct 1999 21:14:35 -0400
Message-ID: <380E68FB.AB8941CF@htmlhelp.com>
To: Dave Yost <Dave@Yost.com>
CC: www-validator@w3.org
Dave Yost wrote:
> It would be nice to have a validator that will check the returned status from an http server.  For example, does page xyz return status 301?
> In other words, a way to basically get all available metainformation about a page, image, etc., like the MIME type, mod time, etc.
> Netscape does some of this, but an independent service would be useful for platforms not supported by Netscape.

Such a service is at


Liam Quinn
A Real Validator for Windows, http://arealvalidator.com
Web Design Group, http://www.htmlhelp.com
Received on Wednesday, 20 October 1999 21:14:29 UTC

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