Re: [htdig] htdig 3.1.3 wierdness with cgi-params

Gilles Detillieux (
Mon, 25 Oct 1999 11:49:54 -0500 (CDT)

According to Aaron Turner:
> The error is fine, but what's really wierd is all the URL's that have all
> those "=" in them where it doesn't make sense. What I've figured out is
> that htdig is dropping the CGI varnames in the URL's! It's also failing
> to index the entire site (which I assume has to to do with the varname
> issue).

I've just posted a copy of htdig-3.1.3-urlparmbug.patch (as well as
htdig-3.1.3-extconv.patch, the external converter patch) to the contrib
CVS tree. They should appear on
within an hour. The urlparmbug patch fixes the problem with htdig
3.1.3 mangling URL parameters with bare ampersands (&).

Gilles R. Detillieux              E-mail: <>
Spinal Cord Research Centre       WWW:
Dept. Physiology, U. of Manitoba  Phone:  (204)789-3766
Winnipeg, MB  R3E 3J7  (Canada)   Fax:    (204)789-3930

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