Help for a few things that might go wrong while using Caucus:
Expired Certificate Authority
If you get a message about an "expired certificate authority," you're
using a version of Netscape downloaded before August 1996, which means
that the security is out of date.
To update your browser to work with Caucus, just follow these simple
Does Netscape crash when you try to use Caucus? Try this quick fix (this
won't work in the labs. If you're getting crashes there, please tell a
From the "Options" menu, choose "Security Preferences." Click
on the tab labeled "General", and uncheck the box labeled "Enable SSL
That's all you need to do. Save the changes and try Caucus again. If you
continue to have problems, contact Mark Heiman (mheiman).
If you're having problems logging in and you're sure that you're typing
your password correctly, check these two things:
Logging In Problems
Back to the Caucus login page
- Caucus doesn't accept passwords longer than 15 characters. If your
password is too long, you'll need to change it to something shorter.
- Caucus doesn't recognize spaces in passwords. If your password contains
spaces, try typing it without the spaces.
Last modified: Monday, 17-Nov-2003 16:54:32 CST
by Mark F. Heiman, firstname.lastname@example.org