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  • Tilman Hausherr
    ... Could be that the webserver went down temporarly. ... Don t bother. Just press CTRL-R when its done, or increase the retries value in the option window.
    Message 1 of 11 , Mar 12, 2008
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      On Wed, 12 Mar 2008 12:26:19 -0700, Brooke Clarke wrote:

      >Hi:
      >
      >After explicitly adding Xneu to Windows firewall there were no more timeouts.
      >Perfect operation.
      >
      >BUT, then tried a different web page and now get no connection and when reset
      >entry is used they come out OK. How does no connection differ from timeout?

      Could be that the webserver went down temporarly.

      >On that page, http://www.prc68.com/I/FlashlightPat.shtml, there are many photos
      >but the linked photo has not been uploaded (not enough disk space) so some sort
      >of error is expected. Most show up as object permanently moved, but one showed
      >up as not found. I'm not concerned since it's a 1 in 1000 type of thing.
      >
      >Adding the FailSimilarHosts=0 to Xneu.ini helped the above no connection
      >problem, but did not completely solve it. Now there are about a dozen no
      >connections. Maybe increase the RegEdit entry to 3 minutes?

      Don't bother. Just press CTRL-R when its done, or increase the "retries"
      value in the option window.

      Tilman

      >
      >Overall I think it's now very workable and need to spend some operating time to
      >get a feel. Thanks very much for helping.
      >
      >Have Fun,
      >
      >Brooke Clarke
      >http://www.prc68.com/P/Prod.html Products I make and sell
      >http://www.prc68.com/Alpha.shtml All my web pages listed based on html name
      >http://www.PRC68.com
      >http://www.precisionclock.com
      >http://www.prc68.com/I/WebCam2.shtml 24/7 Sky-Weather-Astronomy Web Cam
      >
      >
      >Brooke Clarke wrote:
      >> Hi Tilman:
      >>
      >> I added the RegEdit timeout value of 2 minutes and am now getting 20% timeouts,
      >> which is a substantial improvement.
      >>
      >> In XENU.INI version 1.2J there is no variable called FailSimilarHosts.
      >>
      >> I'll explicitly allow Xenu and see if that helps.
      >>
      >> Have Fun,
      >>
      >> Brooke Clarke
      >> http://www.prc68.com/P/Prod.html Products I make and sell
      >> http://www.prc68.com/Alpha.shtml All my web pages listed based on html name
      >> http://www.PRC68.com
      >> http://www.precisionclock.com
      >> http://www.prc68.com/I/WebCam2.shtml 24/7 Sky-Weather-Astronomy Web Cam
      >>
      >> Tilman Hausherr wrote:
      >>
      >>>On Tue, 11 Mar 2008 22:47:46 -0700, Brooke Clarke wrote:
      >>>
      >>>
      >>>
      >>>>Hi Telman:
      >>>>
      >>>>I already have both the HTTP 1.1 boxes checked.
      >>>
      >>>
      >>>But have you tried the other tips in the FAQ? Especially the firewall
      >>>settings. This is something I experienced myself after buying a new
      >>>firewall box. Some firewalls may consider Xenu to be a DoS tool.
      >>>
      >>>Tilman
      >>>
      >>>
      >>>
      >>>>Have Fun,
      >>>>
      >>>>Brooke Clarke
      >>>>http://www.prc68.com/P/Prod.html Products I make and sell
      >>>>http://www.prc68.com/Alpha.shtml All my web pages listed based on html name
      >>>>http://www.PRC68.com
      >>>>http://www.precisionclock.com
      >>>>http://www.prc68.com/I/WebCam2.shtml 24/7 Sky-Weather-Astronomy Web Cam
      >>>>
      >>>>
      >>>>Tilman Hausherr wrote:
      >>>>
      >>>>
      >>>>>On Tue, 11 Mar 2008 16:31:44 -0700, Brooke Clarke wrote:
      >>>>>
      >>>>>
      >>>>>
      >>>>>
      >>>>>>Hi Tilman:
      >>>>>>
      >>>>>>That got Xneu working. Now the problem is the vast majority of the results are
      >>>>>>"timeout". But when "reset entry" is used the link shows "OK".
      >>>>>>
      >>>>>>I searched http://www.integralworld.net/xenu/ but could no find how to change
      >>>>>>the timeout value. I use a 2-way satellite connection for internet access and
      >>>>>>the ping times are about 1/2 second, so this may be a factor.
      >>>>>
      >>>>>
      >>>>>See in the FAQ
      >>>>>http://home.snafu.de/tilman/xenulink.html
      >>>>>
      >>>>>Nr. 12, 24, 34
      >>>>>
      >>>>>Tilman
      >>>>>
      >>>>>
      >>>>>
      >>>>>
      >>>>>
      >>>>>>Have Fun,
      >>>>>>
      >>>>>>Brooke Clarke
      >>>>>>http://www.prc68.com/P/Prod.html Products I make and sell
      >>>>>>http://www.prc68.com/Alpha.shtml All my web pages listed based on html name
      >>>>>>http://www.PRC68.com
      >>>>>>http://www.precisionclock.com
      >>>>>>http://www.prc68.com/I/WebCam2.shtml 24/7 Sky-Weather-Astronomy Web Cam
      >>>>>>
      >>>>>>Tilman Hausherr wrote:
      >>>>>>
      >>>>>>
      >>>>>>
      >>>>>>>On Tue, 11 Mar 2008 11:05:11 -0700, Brooke Clarke wrote:
      >>>>>>>
      >>>>>>>
      >>>>>>>
      >>>>>>>
      >>>>>>>
      >>>>>>>>Hi:
      >>>>>>>>
      >>>>>>>>I can't seem to get xneu to check my links without also checking links on
      >>>>>>>>someone else's pages.
      >>>>>>>
      >>>>>>>
      >>>>>>>Then uncheck in the menu (or in the initial dialogbox) "check external"
      >>>>>>>
      >>>>>>>Tilman
      >>>>>>>
      >>>>>>>
      >>>>>>>
      >>>>>>>
      >>>>>>>
      >>>>>>>>For example my web page:
      >>>>>>>>http://www.prc68.com/Alpha.shtml
      >>>>>>>>is an index into the rest of the pages, i.e. it does not link to an external
      >>>>>>>>page. But no matter how the level or parallel threads are set it either does
      >>>>>>>>nothing or checks links that are external.
      >>>>>>>>
      >>>>>>>>Is there a manual or tutorial explaining what the various options mean?
      >>>>>>>
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