Re: Curious ftp problem with squid 1.1.3

From: Robert Thomas <>
Date: Fri, 17 Jan 1997 11:00:10 +1100 (EST)

> wessels writes:
> >So it would be interesting to try changing DEFAULT_MIME_TYPE in
> >ftpget.c and see if that fixes this problem. Meanwhile, everyone can
> >argue about which content type should be the default.
> So after a couple days of violent debating, I counted the following:
> text/plain: 1 vote
> octet-stream: 5 votes
> both: 1 vote

Hurm, I assumed that everyone would be sensible and set the default
mime type to be a displayable format. If it's gabage, all the user
has to do is click 'back' and then hold shift while selecting the
link, which will then let them save the contents of the link to
a file. This works on NS and MSIE.

Received on Thu Jan 16 1997 - 16:12:44 MST

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