[thelist] Apache: ErrorDocument in .htaccess-file

deke web at master.gen.in.us
Wed May 16 00:10:38 CDT 2001

On 15 May 2001, at 14:49, Daniel J. Cody posted a message which said:

> Make sure the path to your error404.htm file is a full path.. In other
> words, if error404.htm is in your public_html(or whatever your web root
> is) directory, you should have something like
> ErrorDocument 404	/error404.htm

At least one browser (WebTV) substitutes its own message unless
you have a complete URL. 

I don't know of any downside to specifying an ErrorDocument this 
way, and it's a lot simpler for many figure out what they need to specify:

ErrorDocument 404 http://www.mydomain.top/404.html


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