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Bug 909 - 500 Can't connect to (Bad hostname '')
Summary: 500 Can't connect to (Bad hostname '...
Alias: None
Product: Validator
Classification: Unclassified
Component: check (show other bugs)
Version: 0.6.7
Hardware: PC Windows XP
: P2 blocker
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Terje Bless
QA Contact: qa-dev tracking
URL: http://www.comune.mercato-san-severin...
Depends on:
Reported: 2004-10-11 15:00 UTC by Fabrizio Morrone
Modified: 2004-10-11 18:53 UTC (History)
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Description Fabrizio Morrone 2004-10-11 15:00:35 UTC
Your checker can't check my site, but when I click on the link from the 
page that gives me the error message, the browser goes straight to the error page
Comment 1 Ville Skyttä 2004-10-11 18:53:36 UTC
The browser goes to what error page?

Anyway, this is a problem with the DNS setup of your site, not the validator.  I
tested from two hosts in the U.S., one in Japan, two in Finland and one in
France, and only one of the U.S. hosts was able to resolve the hostname.

Try contacting whoever administers the DNS for your site.  An example online
service for debugging DNS problems is