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From Manjula G Kutty <manjula.ku...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: 10.2 Snap shot problem
Date Mon, 05 Jun 2006 23:14:48 GMT
home4slc@pacbell.net wrote:

>Hi Manjula,
>
>I looked around a little about this problem and found this note:
>
>http://mail.zope.org/pipermail/zope/2003-November/144121.html
>
>which implies that there could be two sources for the problem;
>
>a) One how IE handles the download, which I found this info about (it is in the
>registry : <):
>
>http://msdn.microsoft.com/library/default.asp?url=/workshop/networking/moniker/overview/appendix_a.asp
>
>I had the problem with IE too, and here what was in my registry:
>
>application/x-gzip: extension: .gz, 
>application/x-tar: extension: .tar,
>but I did not have an
>application/x-gzip-compressed.
>
>So then I added an entry to the registry for application/x-gzip-compressed, with an
>extension of .tar.gz with no impact.
>
>b) For apache web servers there is a configuration file called mime.types ... I believe
this
>is where a certain MIME type has an extension mapped to it.
>
>If this mapping is not correct, or at least correct in the view of IE, maybe this is causing
>the problem.  I'm guessing this is not something we can change but would require
>Apache infrastructure assistance.
>
>So it might be best to just workaround the problem for now.
>
>Susan
>----- Original Message ----
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>>>Manjula G Kutty wrote:
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>>>>I trird to download the 10.2 snap shot from
>>>>http://db.apache.org/derby/derby_downloads.html#Snapshot+Jars. I tried
>>>>downloading the  tar.gz file and it is downloading
>>>>db-derby-snapshot-10.2.0.2-410284.tar.tar instead of
>>>>db-derby-snapshot-10.2.0.2-410284.tar.gz. I copied the
>>>>db-derby-snapshot-10.2.0.2-410284.tar.tar  as
>>>>db-derby-snapshot-10.2.0.2-410284.tar.gz and then did gunzip, and
>>>>everything works fine.
>>>>
>>>>Can anybody correct the link for tar.gz to be
>>>>db-derby-snapshot-10.2.0.2-410284.tar.gz?
>>>>
>>>>note : I found this problem while I was trying to download the files
>>>>on an AIX machine.
>>>>
>>>>Thanks
>>>>Manjula
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>Hi Jean,
>
>I used IE to download the file to my windows machine and then copy to 
>the AIX machine.  Yes the IE has the option of  changing the filename, 
>but I think nobody ( in general) will make an attempt to change the file 
>name when you are downloading a s/w like derby. Do we have any other 
>workaround for this issue?
>
>Thanks
>Manjula
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Thanks for information you all provided. So do we have to document this 
browser specific problem and the work around?  or leave it as it is??

--Manjula

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