Re: htdig: looping with lots of / in URL


Tomaz Borstnar (tomaz.borstnar@over.net)
Mon, 13 Jul 1998 16:29:03 +0200


At 03:57 AM 7/13/98 -0400, you wrote:
>
>
>On Sat, 11 Jul 1998, Tomaz Borstnar wrote:
>
>> 193.189.160.250 - - [11/Jul/1998:20:30:43 +0200] "GET
>> /si//////si/ris98.html HTT
>> P/1.0" 404 174 "http://www.ris.org/si//////deloris.html" "htdig/3.0.8b2
>
>You didn't mention the server software. I'm going to guess that you're
>running Apache. In that case, do you have the sortable FancyIndex feature
>on? If so, a workaround is to turn this off.
Apache 1.2.6 with Fancy indexing on, but turning it off didn't help.

>This is clearly a problem with ht://Dig 3, and a patch should be worked
>out.

This is what caused the problems:

../../../cgibin/redirect?loc=http://anketa.ris.org/s.pl
../index.html
../pro/index.html

And from there there were links to those URLs again - thus looping.

Tomaz

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