Redirection instead of 404 error
- From time to time people contact me because Xenu does not detect broken
links as such. The reason is that their webserver redirects to an error
page, instead of returning a proper 404.
Could anyone make a very short description for popular webservers
(Apache, IIS, ...) how NOT to redirect, and instead maybe deliver a
custom HTML page.
This is an example of a server who does it right:
This is an example of a server who doesn't do it right:
(redirects to http://www.ktb.net/WebServ/missing.html )