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Re: checklink:

From: Ville Skyttä <ville.skytta@iki.fi>
Date: 14 Mar 2003 00:05:10 +0200
To: Tim Wilson <twilson@allenpress.com>
Cc: www-validator@w3.org
Message-Id: <1047593110.26917.605.camel@bobcat.ods.org>

On Thu, 2003-03-13 at 19:36, Tim Wilson wrote:
> Hello,
> 
> I keep receiving a 503 error when attempting to use the W3C validation
> programs.  The URI I am trying to validate is http://www.bioone.org or
> http://www.bioone.org/bioone/?request=index-html.  This used to work
> without any problems.

[scop@bobcat scop]$ telnet www.bioone.org 80
Trying 129.237.33.22...
Connected to www.bioone.org.
Escape character is '^]'.
GET /bioone/?request=index-html HTTP/1.0
User-Agent: W3C_Validator/1.305.2.24 libwww-perl/5.65

HTTP/1.1 503 Service Unavailable
Server: Microsoft-IIS/5.0
Date: Thu, 13 Mar 2003 22:01:45 GMT
[snip]

Your server returns an HTML error page, with eg. the following in it
(markup snipped):

     Your access to this site has been blocked because your
     browsing software has been identified as malicious.

-- 
\/ille Skyttä
ville.skytta at iki.fi
Received on Thursday, 13 March 2003 17:04:50 GMT

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