Re: Curious ftp problem with squid 1.1.3

From: Tim Steele <>
Date: Wed, 15 Jan 1997 11:05:55 GMT

> it's not that simple (is it ever?). Consider the countless 'README' and
> 'README.1st' type files on ftp servers: I'd like to be presented with
> the text of those in my browser, rather than having to save it
> somewhere.

On the other hand, if you take the text default then some downloads
mysteriously fail with a completely opaque error message 8-(

I guess the problem is that the browser thinks it's receiving
something via http, not ftp, hence needs/trusts the content type.


Received on Wed Jan 15 1997 - 03:14:33 MST

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