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Re: pcre packages
- From: Ronald Landheer-Cieslak <ronald at landheer dot com>
- To: cygwin-apps at cygwin dot com
- Date: Wed, 14 May 2003 10:55:13 +0200 (CEST)
- Subject: Re: pcre packages
On Mon, 12 May 2003, Igor Pechtchanski wrote:
> FYI, when trying to access the above links from Netscape, I get
> <!DOCTYPE HTML PUBLIC "-//IETF//DTD HTML 2.0//EN">
> <TITLE>403 Forbidden</TITLE>
> <meta http-equiv="refresh"
> You don't have permission to access the requested URL on this
> Strangely, wget works fine.
In that case, please use wget ;)
My ISP must be messing up something, but as I don't own the server and
can't do anything about file permissions or other configurations on it, I
kinda have to live with it.
FWIW, I usually use lynx for browsing and wget for downloading files (and
Mozilla, on accasion, if I actually want the graphics) and haven't had
this problem yet, but I *think* there might be some policy that disallows
access to files if there's no HTML that leads to it. There's no
requirement for the user to accept this policy that I know of, though (but
Anyway, thanks for letting me know :)