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From Alexei Kosut <>
Subject Re: bugs R us
Date Mon, 19 Aug 1996 17:27:29 GMT
On Sun, 18 Aug 1996, Rob Hartill wrote:

> It appears that the imdb server was recently upgraded to the
> Apache/1.2-dev server. You should be aware that there is a nasty bug
> that will cause retrieval problems for anyone viewing your site from
> behind a cern caching proxy gateway (a fair portion of the world).
> The first load of a document works fine, but subseqeunt retrieval
> of the same data (e.g. the "back" botton) will end up with the
> "Document contains no data" pop-up (for netscape navigator). 
> The only way for the client to get it back is to 1) clear the disk cache
> 2) clear the memory cache and then 3) reload, very annoying.
> There is NOT a problem when viewing from behind a netscape proxy
> server however, but the bug is with the Apache server, it's just
> that the netscape proxy is a little more lienient in handling the bug.
> Here is the bug report I've sent into apache:

Narf. *sigh* Fixed. Don't know how it got there. (well, I do - I
screwed up. Again.)

-- Alexei Kosut <>            The Apache HTTP Server

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