RE: [Otter-Project] Re: Help - not authorized to view this page message page server can't connect
- Thanks for the info. I tried again and received the message about the
download limits. Was not getting that before or else I would have
understood. Sorry for the post. Perry Mason
----Original Message Follows----
From: "any_ol_1" <otrmail@...>
Subject: [Otter-Project] Re: Help - not authorized to view this page
message page server can't connect
Date: Sat, 31 Jan 2004 19:59:48 -0000
You do have permission. You are authorized. People have just
downloaded past a limit before you. Try later.
"not authorized to view this page message"
The only reason for this problem are the download limits that Yahoo
File - DOWNLOAD LIMITS.txt
Quoted from a message by Mike Golliday, Yahoo! Groups engineer
There are two limits. There is a per user limit, which is on a
and 24hr timeline. That is, you have a max you can download every
hours, and a daily max as well. The same applies to a group as well,
both the rolling 4hr and 24hr limits, though the limits are much
for an individual user. Also, we don't start counting on the per
until you download from a group that has reached 50% of its daily
There are various factors that weigh into the daily max for a group,
not going to disclose them, for obvious reasons. There's a hard max
group anyway. Note that these limits apply to all groups on the
There's also the matter of the 'access forbidden' message that some
get. That message is what IE calls a 'friendly HTTP error message'.
want to see the real message, go to Tools --> Internet Options -->
Go to the 'Browsing' section and uncheck 'show friendly HTTP error
messages'. That will display the correct error message.
--- In Otter-Project@yahoogroups.com, "Mark" <Perry_Mason1@h...>
> Ok Y'all, I cannot get into most of the files in the FileSection.
> It says I do not have permission... Whats up???? Perry Mason._________________________________________________________________
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