Re: can't download ftp .gz files

From: Duane Wessels <>
Date: Tue, 13 Oct 1998 10:40:22 -0600

Francesc Guasch writes:

>Hi, I got squid-2.0.RELEASE , and my client is
>Netscape-4.06 for win95
>When I try to download an ftp file that's a .tar.gz
>the file is uncompressed and showed in the screen.
>If I try to do a save as the command tar xzvf doesn't
>work, and it tells me it's not gzipped.
>When I turn off squid it works.
>I searched the archives and the FAQ and found nothing.
>I apologize if I have missed something obvious.

The file etc/mime.conf determines what content-type is sent
for ftp requests. Maybe yours needs to be updated or edited?
It has changed a bit over the last few months.

Duane W.
Received on Tue Oct 13 1998 - 10:37:17 MDT

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