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Error: 406 Not Acceptable

From: Richard Porter <ricp@minijem.plus.com>
Date: Mon, 02 Jun 2008 19:39:33 +0100
To: www-validator@w3.org
Message-ID: <99c941a94f.ricp@user.minijem.plus.com>

I'm told by the host that the 406 and 500 errors are caused by 
restrictions imposed by mod_security, which I take to be the 
ModSecurity open source firewall. Is this a known problem? What 
settings should they use to ensure that ModSecurity works with the W3C 
link checker? What is the link checker doing that won't get past 

|_|. _   Richard Porter               http://www.minijem.plus.com/
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Received on Monday, 2 June 2008 18:40:11 GMT

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