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Re: Swish-e and Netscape

From: Jason Birch <jbirch(at)not-real.psp.pair.com>
Date: Mon Dec 04 2000 - 17:33:33 GMT
On Mon, 4 Dec 2000 08:40:44 -0800 (PST), "Hayward, Jamison"
<Jamison.Hayward@westgroup.com> spoke:

>   When I attempt to execute my swish-cgi.pl using a Netscape browser, I am
> prompted with a "Save As" dialog box.  It works fine with IE.  Please
> help!!

Sounds like a problem with the MIME type sent by the CGI.  IE assumes
text/html, Netscape doesn't assume anything.  You'll see the same
problem if you try to have users download items from your site where
you don't have the correct mime type installed on the server.

Jason
Received on Mon Dec 4 17:36:05 2000