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From Norman Zhang <>
Subject [users@httpd] Re: Custom Error Message
Date Tue, 27 Jan 2004 17:49:27 GMT
>>I'm using Apache 2.0.47, I enabled
>><Directory /var/www/html/arkon>
>>   AllowOverride All
>>in commonhttpd.conf and added .htaccess to /var/www/html/arkon with contents
>>ErrorDocument 404 /var/www/html/arkon/txt/error.htm
>>However I can get the custom page to be loaded. Is there something wrong
>>that I'm doing?
> First, start by checking your error log.  It will probably tell you that
> that path can't be found, because you are supposed to use a web-path (like
> /arkon/txt/error.htm) and not a full file-system path.

Thanks Joshua. I need to make it /txt/error.htm in .htaccess.

> Also note that MSIE will ignore apache-generated error messages unless
> they are "large enough".

Is there a fix for this? Or I need to manually edit the error pages that 
came with Apache?


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