W3C home > Mailing lists > Public > www-validator@w3.org > September 2009

500 Error - Can't connect to the host

From: Martin Alvarez Espinar <mlvarez@w3.org>
Date: Wed, 2 Sep 2009 10:19:58 +0200
To: <www-validator@w3.org>
Cc: 'María de las Nieves Jorquera García' <mj@applicatta.cl>
Message-ID: <AYALGADIT6bB5Rw1SSf000375f1@fundacionctic.org>

There is a company which has a problem with validating its web site

The validator cannot connect to the host (receive a 500 Error), other times.
I have tested the typical errors involved in this kind of issues but I
cannot find the reason. Note that both, markup and css validator have the
same problem.

- The DNS is correct (resolve to

- Also, I used curl to get the page (curl -I http://www.applicatta.cl/web/)
and it returns a 200 OK.

Could it be a problem from the validator side? 

Thanks in advance.

Best regards,


Martin Alvarez Espinar
W3C Spain Office Manager
Edificio CTIC - Parque Científico-Tecnológico de Gijón
33203 - Gijón, Asturias, Spain
tel.: +34 984390616; fax: +34 984390612
Received on Wednesday, 2 September 2009 08:20:53 UTC

This archive was generated by hypermail 2.4.0 : Friday, 17 January 2020 22:59:14 UTC