[SATLUG] Presidential Candidate Websites

jtiner at satx.rr.com jtiner at satx.rr.com
Mon Sep 15 14:11:59 CDT 2008


Maybe a racker could answer this more specifically, but McCain could be using something like mosimo.


---- Ernest De Leon <edeleonjr at gmail.com> wrote: 
> Hmm...I thought PWS was on version 4.0 back in the Win98 days.  Perhaps it
> isn't the same PWS?  As far as the IIS on Linux...they may be running Mono.
> 
> Ernest
> 
> On Mon, Sep 15, 2008 at 11:30 AM, Bruce Dubbs <bruce.dubbs at gmail.com> wrote:
> 
> > I was just doing some checking on the presidential candidates:
> >
> > http://uptime.netcraft.com/up/graph?site=www.barackobama.com
> > http://uptime.netcraft.com/up/graph?site=www.johnmccain.com
> >
> > For Obama, it says:
> >
> > OS      Server
> > Linux   PWS/1.3.22
> >
> > Looking at the web site source, it does not seem to be created by a
> > generator. They do seem to be using php, css, and javascript, but a check of
> > html validity gives 69 errors and 9 warnings for
> > http://www.barackobama.com/issues/technology/
> >
> > For McCain:
> > Linux   Microsoft-IIS/6.0
> >
> > Looking at the web site source, the page seems to be done in asp.  It does
> > not seem to be done by a generator.  The source seems to be a bit more
> > sloppy than Obama's.
> >
> >
> > http://www.johnmccain.com/Informing/Issues/cbcd3a48-4b0e-4864-8be1-d04561c132ea.htm
> > has 94 errors and 55 warnings.
> >
> > As far as I know, PWS is Personal Web Server which is a Windows product.
> >  IIS or course doesn't run on Linux.  Are they both running virtual Windows
> > instances under Linux?
> >
> > The links to the candidate websites are where they address technology
> > issues.
> >
> > Opinions?
> >
> >  -- Bruce
> > --
> > _______________________________________________
> > SATLUG mailing list
> > SATLUG at satlug.org
> > http://alamo.satlug.org/mailman/listinfo/satlug to unsubscribe
> > Powered by Rackspace (www.rackspace.com)
> >
> -- 
> _______________________________________________
> SATLUG mailing list
> SATLUG at satlug.org
> http://alamo.satlug.org/mailman/listinfo/satlug to unsubscribe
> Powered by Rackspace (www.rackspace.com)



More information about the SATLUG mailing list