Redirection instead of 404 error
- View SourceFrom 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 )
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