In recent SVN Activity, I had hoped that
2008-02-27 18:48 - jmb - r3871 - (in trunk/netsurf)
Explicitly mark error pages as non-fresh so they'll get purged from
the cache ASAP
would provide a fix for
which concerns the inability of NetSurf to re-load a page, if a previous
attamept to fetch it had been made while the machine was offline.