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From Marc Slemko <ma...@worldgate.com>
Subject Re: AOL and APACHE 1.2bx (fwd)
Date Thu, 03 Jul 1997 05:43:55 GMT
Phew, looking further it looks to just be someone replying to a message
from when they first pulled that stunt...

On Wed, 2 Jul 1997, Marc Slemko wrote:

> Please tell me AOL isn't trying to pull their crap again.
> 
> Can anyone confirm or deny this?
> 
> ---------- Forwarded message ----------
> Date: Wed, 2 Jul 1997 23:32:15 -0600 (MDT)
> From: Marc Slemko <marcs@znep.com>
> To: marcs@znep.com
> Subject: AOL and APACHE 1.2bx
> 
> 
> >Path: scanner.worldgate.com!data.ramona.vix.com!news1.digital.com!uunet!in3.uu.net!128.230.129.112!news-spur1.maxwell.syr.edu!news.maxwell.syr.edu!cpk-news-hub1.bbnplanet.com!news.bbnplanet.com!europa.clark.net!smartdna!news.io.com!interval.net!news.eden.com!not-for-mail
> >From: aubrey@eden.com (Aubrey McAuley)
> >Newsgroups: comp.infosystems.www.servers.unix
> >Subject: Re: AOL and APACHE 1.2bx
> >Date: Thu, 03 Jul 1997 04:55:49 GMT
> >Organization: Eden Matrix Online Service
> >Lines: 49
> >Sender: aubrey@eden.com
> >Message-ID: <32b97f4d.1091313490@news.eden.com>
> >References: <32B581D0.4487@ithink.com>
> >Reply-To: aubrey@eden.com
> >NNTP-Posting-Host: terminator.eden.com
> >X-Newsreader: Forte Free Agent 1.11/32.235
> >Xref: scanner.worldgate.com comp.infosystems.www.servers.unix:30567
> 
> Ingram Leedy <ingram@ithink.com> wrote:
> 
> >USING APACHE 1.2bx
> >
> >When a client from AOL connects from its web browser to an
> >Apache server the following message is displayed:
> >
> >
> >UNSUPPORTED WEB VERSION
> >
> >The web address you requested is not available in a version
> >supported by AOL. This is an issue with the web site, and not with AOL.
> >The owner of this site is using an unsupported HTTP language.
> >If you recieve this message frequently, you want to set your web
> >graphics preferences to compressed at KEYWORD: PREFERENCES.
> >
> >
> >
> >------------------------------------------------------------------
> >
> >So I logged into a AOL account and check the Preferences settings.
> >
> >When the settings are compressed, the aol browser gives the message.
> >When the settings are uncompressed, the aol browser works properly.
> >
> >
> >If you have any fixes please let us know.
> 
> 
> This is a serious problem......changing the AOL browser settings to
> read uncompressed images does NOT always solve the problem, so
> basically Apache 1.2 is dead in the water until they fix this problem.
> 
> It looks like it may have to do with Apache 1.2 reporting
> 
> SERVER_PROTOCOL	HTTP/1.1
> 
> instead of 
> 
> SERVER_PROTOCOL	HTTP/1.0
> 
> Does anyone have more info on this?
> 
>   Aubrey McAuley <aubrey@eden.com>                  ---- Fineep ----
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