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Re: Indexing shtml files

From: Ron Samuel Klatchko <rsk(at)>
Date: Thu Feb 17 2000 - 21:45:56 GMT
James Hall-Kenney wrote:
> I have been successfully using swish-e via the http indexing method for a
> while now.  Our site was recently redesigned and the home page was altered
> to index.shtml.  Since this time, the only page being indexed is the
> index.shtml page only ie it is not following any links.
> Is this normal behaviour and if so why?  The same file renamed to index.html
> indexes as expected.

The HTTP method bases its behavior on the MIME type of the URL.  What
MIME type is returned from an .shtml file?

           Ron Samuel Klatchko - Software Jester
            Brightmail Inc -
Received on Thu Feb 17 16:51:50 2000