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Bug 8553 - Connection Failed page should give links to 3rd-party caches
Connection Failed page should give links to 3rd-party caches
Product: Wikimedia
Classification: Unclassified
General/Unknown (Other open bugs)
All All
: Lowest enhancement (vote)
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Assigned To: Nobody - You can work on this!
: shell
Depends on:
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Reported: 2007-01-09 17:15 UTC by Jonathan Kovaciny
Modified: 2011-03-13 18:06 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

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Assignee Huggle Beta Tester: ---


Description Jonathan Kovaciny 2007-01-09 17:15:32 UTC
When an error is encountered retrieving a page, links to caching services such
as Google and WayBackMachine, (or mirrors, such as, if available)
should be offered, so the user can still find the content they need.

Also, move "Please try your request again" up to the top, so it reads, "The
requested URL could not be retrieved. Please try your request again in a few

I don't know what "Your cache administrator is nobody" means.


The requested URL could not be retrieved

While trying to retrieve the URL:

The following error was encountered:

    * Connection to Failed 

The system returned:

    (110) Connection timed out

The remote host or network may be down. Please try the request again.

Your cache administrator is nobody.
Generated Tue, 09 Jan 2007 17:05:47 GMT by (squid/2.6.STABLE5)
Comment 1 Mike.lifeguard 2009-03-19 16:40:38 UTC
I don't see why we need to provide links to third-party sites in this case. I could /maybe/ see an argument for adding a link to

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