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Re: checklink: timeout bug?

From: Olivier Thereaux <ot@w3.org>
Date: Sat, 5 Feb 2005 11:34:45 +0900
To: Shadi Abou-Zahra <shadi@w3.org>
Cc: www-validator@w3.org
Message-ID: <20050205023445.GA23469@w3.mag.keio.ac.jp>

On Fri, Feb 04, 2005, Shadi Abou-Zahra wrote:
> ref: <http://www.w3.org/wai/policy,checklink>
> fyi, times out after a while and does not work.

Strictly speaking, there is no bug... For pages with a lot of links to
check, he link checker takes a long time, and if used in summary mode
where no permanent output is produced, some browsers tend to think the
service has crashed and decide to time out.

more info:
http://validator.w3.org/docs/checklink.html#issues



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olivier
Received on Saturday, 5 February 2005 02:34:49 GMT

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