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Re: lynx-dev Re: Is .png treated as SUFFIX:.png:application/octet-stream

From: Klaus Weide
Subject: Re: lynx-dev Re: Is .png treated as SUFFIX:.png:application/octet-stream?
Date: Wed, 19 Apr 2000 12:49:07 -0500 (CDT)

On Thu, 13 Apr 2000, Webmaster Jim wrote:

> On Wed, Apr 12, 2000 at 05:28:57PM -0500, Klaus Weide wrote:
> > On Wed, 12 Apr 2000 address@hidden wrote:
> > > My latest version of lynx behaves as if someone defined a compile-time
> > > MIME type:
> > >   SUFFIX:.png:application/octet-stream
> > > In other words, lynx tries to download .png files instead of calling a
> > > viewer.
> > How about a URL.
> Could it be an IIS issue?

My point about asking for a URL was: we don't even know whether he's
talking about HTTP, or FTP or local files.  If he's talkign about HTTP,
we don't know what Content-type header the server sends.


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