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Re: Link checker: 404 error for http://www.debian.org/support

From: Jukka K. Korpela <jkorpela@cs.tut.fi>
Date: Mon, 2 Jun 2008 11:41:31 +0300
Message-ID: <02db01c8c48c$89cc43f0$0500000a@DOCENDO>
To: <www-validator@w3.org>, "Richard Porter" <ricp@minijem.plus.com>

Richard Porter wrote:

> I'm also getting this error on some links pages with link checker
> links.

Getting what error? Please explain in detail what you have done and what 
happened.

Previously you posted about a 406 Not Acceptable error. Did you read the 
responses, and did you check the server configuration? Is this 404 thing 
about the same page or site?

> The language of my browser is set to English. Anyway, surely
> the link checker can make a default assumption in the absence of a
> valid response? What used to be a useful tool is now more trouble than
> it is worth.

Please calm down and explain which page you tried to check.

Jukka K. Korpela ("Yucca")
http://www.cs.tut.fi/~jkorpela/ 
Received on Monday, 2 June 2008 08:42:24 GMT

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