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Re: 412 Precondition Failed

From: Frank Ellermann <nobody@xyzzy.claranet.de>
Date: Sun, 07 Aug 2005 17:17:31 +0200
To: www-validator@w3.org
Message-ID: <42F6260B.4A07@xyzzy.claranet.de>

Ville Skyttä wrote:
> If the User-Agent header contains "libwww-perl" (like the
> one sent by the validator does), that server responds with
> a 412 and this page: http://koti.welho.com/vskytta/ysf.html

LOL, thanks for info, my tests only came to the point where I
saw that it wants a "Host:" header.  Maybe add an explanation
to this kind of error:  "Something on your side, stupid", or
<gopher://dict.org:2628/?DEFINE%20*%20?PEBKAC> ;-)  Bye, Frank
Received on Sunday, 7 August 2005 15:20:33 UTC

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