bad doc-id via WAIS/WWW gateway

Edward Vielmetti <>
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Subject: bad doc-id via WAIS/WWW gateway
Date: Mon, 30 Mar 92 10:29:20 -0500
From: Edward Vielmetti <>
For some WWW searches on WAIS databases, I get an error response.  
My hunch is that there are statically sized buffers hiding somewhere
in the system and that absurdly long WAIS document-id's are overflowing


Index comp-sys contains the following 1 item relevant to ''.
Code: SF, Bad DocID in request
<h2>No text was returned!</h2>