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From Jim Jagielski <>
Subject Re: 1.3.11 Test Tarball Ready
Date Fri, 21 Jan 2000 18:13:31 GMT
mod_mime_magic is a DEFAULT module?? Doesn't sound right to me!

Greg Ames wrote:
> > DefaultType doesn't work on OS/390.  I'm on v2r8.  I get the same failure with
> > the 1.3.10 and 1.3.11 tarballs.  It works fine on Linux, and worked on OS/390
> > just before Christmas.
> I figured it out.  DefaultType is working fine.  After the holidays, I switched
> from doing minimal builds to doing  So now I'm picking up
> mod_mime_magic.  It is reading a few characters of my raw ascii file and
> guessing that it's text/plain.  That's a very reasonable guess, except that I'm
> on an ebcdic platform and that's not what I want in this case.
> Let's not hold up 1.3.11 for this.  I'll provide a patch to take mod_mime_magic
> out of the default set of modules for OS/390 (maybe all ebcdic platforms?
> Martin?) for the next release.  Longer term, perhaps mod_mime_magic could learn
> how to tell the difference between ebcdic and ascii.
> Greg Ames

   Jim Jagielski   [|]   [|]
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