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Re: browser can see page but validator gets an error

From: David Dorward <david@dorward.me.uk>
Date: Mon, 26 Apr 2004 12:38:04 +0100
Message-Id: <2DF14443-9776-11D8-8FDE-000A957E4F00@dorward.me.uk>
Cc: www-validator@w3.org
To: Claus.Rosenberger@rocnet.de


On 26 Apr 2004, at 12:20, Claus Rosenberger wrote:
> i try to check an website but the validator gets an error all the time.
>
>  I got the following unexpected response when trying to retrieve
> <http://www.rocnet.de/>:
>
>     500 Internal Server Error
>
> if i call the website with a browser i don't get any error, any ideas 
> why?

It looks like that page is dynamically generated and depends on certain 
http headers, but it doesn't exit cleanly if those headers are not 
present. A 500 error is also found if one tries to download it using 
wget.

Check the server logs (of rocnet.de) to see what error is record there.


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Received on Monday, 26 April 2004 07:41:32 GMT

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