404 is the HTTP status code for "Not Found"

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How to prevent bots from trying to guess a link on my site

My logwatch report which I installed recently shows me this: --------------------- httpd Begin ------------------------ 0.78 MB transferred in 5864 responses (1xx 0, 2xx 4900, 3xx 0, 4xx 964, 5xx 0) ...
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Why do I get page not found (404) for correct links?

I have a very strange issue: Google is giving me that some links in my sitemap are not accessible and are giving 404 errors. However, I have tried to open the pages in question and it works fine. The ...
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IIS 6.0 / 2003 giving 404 error after period of time

I have a local development server running Windows Server 2003 that hosts a few applications running on IIS 6.0. I can connect to these said applications just fine but after an unknown period of time ...
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How to fix “404 not found” error on nginx configuration

I just installed nginx on debian, and do basic configuration(add server part) in nginx.conf file user www-data; worker_processes 1; error_log /var/log/nginx/error.log; pid ...
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Lighttpd - rewrite request when 404 error

I have question if it is possible do run mod_rewrite rule when 404 error occurs. Example: Request: http://domain.com/files/img/file.jpg If there is no /files/file.jpg, then Lightttpd should rewrite ...
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Redirect www.mysite.com/XYZ_404err_variety to www.mysite.com, how?

I get 404 errs with tangling urls such as www.mysite.com/XYZ_404err_variety, I want to redirect everything like that to www.mysite.com/, how? I am using *ix -server on apahce. I tried this one but it ...
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Can the re-occurring of 404 error lead to Internal server error (500)?

I'm wondering can the re-occurring of File Not Found (404) error eventually lead to Internal server error (500)?
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Failed PCI compliance - 403 (Forbidden)

Due to a recent upgrade in the scanning done by our PCI compliance testers, we recently failed a PCI, and the suggested solution is as follows: Configure the HTTP server to specify the same error ...
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Re-uploading file with unicode filename creates identical duplicate

I'm running a Django site on a Debian 6 system, with a gunicorn server and nginx 0.7.67 handling static files. The filesystem locale is set to sv_SE.UTF-8. I got a problem where another user uploaded ...
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Tomcat mod_jk cluster skip 404 http status

I am trying Tomcat Clustering with mod_jk for months and so far not so bad but facing a problem during deployment. I am using FarmDeployer to copy and deploy the WAR to other nodes in the cluster but ...
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ubuntu server 10.04 nginx 404 errors

What I am trying to do is setup a web server for development running in VMware with the IP address of 192.168.190.128. Nginx is installed and running and I get the "welcome to nginx" page. However ...
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Nginx cant serve files with special symbols in them?

So in browser i request a file that i know it exists 3a1c2aa4d488ae4d?s=40?f=78 but it gives me a 404 error and in log says that it couldn't find file named 3a1c2aa4d488ae4d. For some reason it ...
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IIS not allowing me to server files with .rdp extension

I am trying to host a .rdp file that will be publically available on the internet (without password, of course). IIS is not letting me use this file - I'm getting a 404 error saying it cannot find ...
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Links break in IE9 when using Wordpress plugins in non Wordpress Page

I have a site that uses SEF URLs and htaccess RewriteRules to serve up the pages. This has worked fine for several years until the arrival of IE9. Now it appears that the links are not being ...
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nginx phpmyadmin 404

I am trying to install phpmyadmin on my nginx web server. I installed phpmyadmin without a problem. I created subdomain for it. For security reasons I didnt call my subdomain "phpmyadmin" i used a ...
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Parenthesis in apache web file name

I'm hosting an image server where my clients upload their photos for viewing by their customers later. We've migrated our site from a Windows server to Linux. Some of our clients are accustomed to ...
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Caching 404s - NGINX or Varnished?

I'm looking for a solution to cache 404s in long term (a few days/weeks) on the webserver. My current setup is NGINX with memcached_pass proxy and PHP-FPM to deliver uncached pages (PHP also writes ...
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Numerous 404's for “alive.txt”, anybody know what that file could be?

Just wondering if there is any significance to the frequency. Lately our site has been getting notably more 404 errors for alive.txt than any other uri. Is this some kind of common server log/config ...
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Lighttpd: Subdomains give an 404 Error

Since the last days, all my subdomains doesn't work anymore. I get only an 404 Error/Placeholder page. I have not make any changes on my Lighttpd.conf or on the 10-simple-vhost.conf. Does have anyone ...
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Weird 404 issue with nginx 's.png'

This URL is invalid: http://mysite.co.uk/assets/images/whymysite/viewoptions.png However, if I replace the 's' at the end before .png, with ANY other standard character (that I've tried so far, it ...
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Why am I getting a 404 at the root domain of my website in IIS 6?

I have a client who setup SiteMinder on our server and I need to add a web app to the website directory that is the root of the domain. When they browse login.url.com it redirects them to their ...
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IP address of server returns 404

I have a server which hosts multiple domains. A couple of days ago I had to re-install apache, and after that typing the IP address in the browser returns a 404 error. I still can access all the sites ...
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404 .php page response nginx + php fpm

I just made a fresh install of a server with nginx with php5-fpm. Why if you visit a php page that doesn't exist you get a blank page instead of the default "not found" page of nginx? Shouldn't this ...
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Wordpress escaped encoded (hex) URL case sensitive problem

I have been experiencing a problem yesterday. My site is in Hebrew language. MY site is built on Wordpress. The problem is related to escaped encoded posts URL only. IF the post URL has escaped encode ...
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Apache: Redirect 404 and ErrorDocument 404 difference

I would like to do a 404 redirect with Apache, and I find several solutions: The .htaccess method. But I don't want to add a .htaccess if not necessary. virtual host method: <VirtualHost ...
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Apache mod_rewrite to return a 404 except one directory

I'm trying to configure Apache to return a default 404 page when the / of DocumentRoot is called, except for some directories in that DocumentRoot Unfortunately, I'm getting a 404 even for the ...
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IIS website http ok but https cannot find resource (status code 404)

Afternoon, I publish an API on domainA.com and have done for several months. *http:/domainA.com/service.svc takes me to the resource (c:\inetput\wwwroot\api) *https://domainA.com/service.svc ...
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Attempted access to web server

In the list of 404 errors on my web server I keep finding attempted accesses to /admin/Y-ivrrecording.php, /admin/cdr/counter.txt, /modules/extensions_batch/libs/download_csv.php or /c0nfig(!). I ...
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How can I make Tomcat 6 show the real error instead of a 404?

For deploying and troubleshooting an application, getting 404s has little use. I have deployed applications that report no issue in the logs but return 404s. There IS an error in the application as ...
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nginx PHP files 404

I am getting 404 not found on php files with my nginx/php-fastcgi install. I have tried several variations of declaring root in different places but cant find one that works, and I suspect this is ...
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Nameserver Issue?

I have a domain registered with active-domain.com and yesterday I changed my nameservers to my host, but then I decided to switch my host at the last minute and changed them again. Now, 24 hours or so ...
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redmine gives 404 error after installation

I am using Debian squeeze with nginx and mysql. After raking db and loading default data to redmine. When i try to visit redmine in a browser, http://ipaddress:8080/redmine, I get a 404 error Page ...
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IP's requesting long gone files

I released an app almost a year ago that worked by requesting data from some php scripts on my server. That app no longer does this and the php files have been removed. Yet several people still have ...
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How to throw a 404 error from htaccess?

Everything I find seems to be about created a custom 404 page. That is not what I am trying to do. If I want to block access to a page I can do this in htaccess: RewriteRule pattern - [F] ...
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IIS 7.0 404 Custom Error Page and web.config

I am having trouble with a custom 404 error page. I have a domain running a .NET proj with it's own error handling. I have a web.config running for the domain which contains: <customErrors ...
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IIS 6.0 - 404.0 - Win32 status 3 - but file is present

I am booting a PXE image via TFTP and getting an error that I cannot resolve. Basically, upon the image booting, it is supposed to download a configuration file with the extension ".txt" from the same ...
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HTTP 404 Checking Service

I'm looking for an online service that crawls your site reliably and reports back on HTTP 404s, Page not Found errors. I don't want to install any software but just get an e-mail when a 404 is present ...
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Is It Possible To Get 404 Errors Plus Content Back?

With Apache, is it possible to send a 404 status header, but then send valid content? Because that's what's happening right now with http://doubleabody.com on a2hosting.com right now. The web logs ...
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Getting 404s On WordPress Site, But Only From IE With Friendly Error Messages Turned On

I'm receiving 404 Page Not Found errors (80% of the time) on any links off of http://doubleabody.com/, but only for IE browsers, and only if "Friendly Error Messages" is turned on. Go into IE settings ...
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404 page when accessing http://localhost:1111/ [closed]

Is the port 1111 reserved as a default port for the ODBC connection? When I try to point my browser to http://localhost:1111/ it gives a 404 and not a page not found. What is the best way to ...
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.htaccess is not working

I have a .htaccess file in /var/www, the contents of which is: ErrorDocument 404 /404.html. In apache2.conf AccessFileName is .htaccess , and AllowOverride does not exist. For some reason, visiting ...
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.ashx cannot find type error on IIS7 , no problems on webdev server

I am trying to make AspNetComet.zip work on IIS7 (a simple comet chat implementation) Here is a portion of my web.config. <system.web> <httpHandlers> <add verb="POST" ...
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Lighttpd: redirect any request to index.html

I'm trying to send any request to the index.html with lighttpd in order to prevent 404 but I'm not smart enough because either the redirect matches itself or, for calls to subdirs, although the ...
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Apache+mod_jk and a specific 404 handler

I have a relatively simple Apache httpd + Tomcat via mod_jk setup that works well, but I need to have Tomcat handle certain 404 conditions. Basically, the httpd service will handle images and PDF ...
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Can access web application from browser but crawler application throws 404 erorr?

I am using an application called Xenu Link Sleuth to try and find broken links on a site we host. When I go to the site through a browser it pops right open. When I try to run it through Xenu it ...
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Returning a 404 page when a folder is accessed from one domain, but allowing access from other domains and IP addresses

Situation: I want to return a 404 page ("404.php") when a folder ("hidden") is accessed from the example.com domain. I want the same folder to be accessible from a subdomain ("hidden.example.com") ...
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IIS 6 produces a 404 error whenever I try to access a php file (PHP 5.3.5)

This seems to be a frequent issue of IIS users who are trying to setup php - I guess I'm not an exception here. I followed serveral tutorials online for setting up PHP, and I am pretty sure that I ...
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List top 404 URLs in Apache access_log

I'm looking for a command to list the 10 or 20 top 404 error URLs out of my apache access_log. Can anyone help me with this? thanks
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Where does Apache 2.2 store it's custom errors, if any?

I'm trying to set up custom error pages (403, 404, etc) on an Apache 2.2 setup. I know that on IIS7.5 the pages are stored in %SystemDrive%\inetpub\custerr\en-US\404.htm but am not sure ...
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Long file path returning 404 for “hello.htm”

I have a long file path that works on my server, but a simliar path returns a 404 error when it is on my clients (IIS6) server (http://ddmat.com/). Here's the functioning file path on my server: ...