Re: [htdig] Suse long run: done, problem solved

Subject: Re: [htdig] Suse long run: done, problem solved
From: Geoff Hutchison (
Date: Wed Apr 26 2000 - 20:11:59 PDT

On Thu, 27 Apr 2000, David Robley wrote:

> I think I've come across this sort of problem when trying to index a
> series of documents that have a lot of internal references (A
> HREF="#target"> and htdig tries to follow each of these links, ending up
> going in ever decreasing circles until....
> My solution was to add something like html# to the exclude_urls list.

I know of no way that this could happen in the current (production) code.
If it sees a URL with only a #, it ignores it.

If you can give me a reproducible example, I'll eat my words. Until then,
I think you really must be mistaken.

-Geoff Hutchison
Williams Students Online

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