Explains the meaning of an HTTP status code in minibuffer
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httpcode.el provides a simple command hc that explains the meaning of an HTTP status code in minibuffer.

Installation

Copy httpcode.el to your load-path and add to your .emacs:

(require 'httpcode)

Alternately use Marmalade:

M-x package-install httpcode

Then run the command with M-x hc

Usage

M-x hc RET Enter HTTP code: 418 RET

Status code 418
Message: I'm a teapot
Code explanation: The HTCPCP server is a teapot

Command line alternative

http://github.com/rspivak/httpcode