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FS#20404 - [lynx] Generates an HTTP 404 when trying to access the help system

Attached to Project: Arch Linux
Opened by Mario Figueiredo (marfig) - Sunday, 08 August 2010, 03:32 GMT
Last edited by Andrea Scarpino (BaSh) - Wednesday, 08 September 2010, 14:36 GMT
Task Type Bug Report
Category Packages: Extra
Status Closed
Assigned To Andrea Scarpino (BaSh)
Dan Griffiths (Ghost1227)
Giovanni Scafora (giovanni)
Architecture i686
Severity Medium
Priority Normal
Reported Version
Due in Version Undecided
Due Date Undecided
Percent Complete 100%
Votes 0
Private No


Default configuration generates an HTTP 404 error message when trying to access online help with the H)help command.

Additional info:
* Package version: 2.8.7-2
* /etc/lynx.cfg (HELPFILE:). Points to previous version web address. Upstream has removed that URI.

Steps to reproduce:
1. Install Lynx
2. Run
3. Type shift+H.
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Closed by  Andrea Scarpino (BaSh)
Wednesday, 08 September 2010, 14:36 GMT
Reason for closing:  Fixed
Additional comments about closing:  lynx 2.8.7-3