From Free Software Directory
Jump to: navigation, search


Link checker

Checkbot is a tool to verify links on a set of HTML pages. Checkbot can check a single document, or a set of documents on one or more servers. Checkbot creates a report which summarizes all links which caused some kind of warning or error.



Verified by

Verified on




Verified by

Janet Casey

Verified on

17 December 2003

Leaders and contributors

Hans de Graaff Maintainer

Resources and communication

AudienceResource typeURI
Debian (Ref)

Software prerequisites

Required to uselibwww-perl 5.50
Required to useHTML_Parser 3.10
Weak prerequisiteMail_Send (for sending mail)
Required to usePerl 5.0 or later (author recommends 5.8)
Required to useURI 1.10
Required to useNet_FTP 2.00


"Debian (Ref)" is not in the list (General, Help, Bug Tracking, Support, Developer) of allowed values for the "Resource audience" property.

Permission is granted to copy, distribute and/or modify this document under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License, Version 1.3 or any later version published by the Free Software Foundation; with no Invariant Sections, no Front-Cover Texts, and no Back-Cover Texts. A copy of the license is included in the page “GNU Free Documentation License”.

The copyright and license notices on this page only apply to the text on this page. Any software or copyright-licenses or other similar notices described in this text has its own copyright notice and license, which can usually be found in the distribution or license text itself.