Re: [htdig] Problems with the page dates.


Subject: Re: [htdig] Problems with the page dates.
From: Geoff Hutchison (ghutchis@wso.williams.edu)
Date: Wed Jan 17 2001 - 06:28:05 PST


At 11:48 AM +0100 1/17/01, Nick Heuser wrote:
>We have problems with htdig 3.1.5 on a freebsd 3.1. Htdig works fine, but the
>$(MODIFIED) field stays empty unless you specify sorting by date. But even
>then the date is sometimes missing.

The dates will be "missing" if the server does not return a
Last-Modified: header for the URL. This frequently happens with CGIs
or other server-generated content (e.g. SSI, ASP, JSP...). Try using
the modification_time_is_now attribute, which uses the current time
for the date.

<http://www.htdig.org/attrs.html#modification_time_is_now>

--
-Geoff Hutchison
Williams Students Online
http://wso.williams.edu/

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