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From "William A. Rowe, Jr." <ad...@rowe-clan.net>
Subject Re: cvs commit: httpd-2.0/docs/manual index.html.html index.html.ja.jis index.html
Date Fri, 20 Apr 2001 05:11:22 GMT
From: "Joshua Slive" <slive@finance.commerce.ubc.ca>
Sent: Thursday, April 19, 2001 10:58 PM


> On 19 Apr 2001, Jeff Trawick wrote:
> 
> > yoshiki@apache.org writes:
> >
> > > yoshiki     01/04/18 19:54:28
> > >
> > >   Added:       docs/manual index.html.html index.html.ja.jis
> > >   Removed:     docs/manual index.html
> > >   Log:
> > >   New Japanese translation.
> >
> > Can somebody explain to the ignorant what needs to be done so that
> > index.html.html will be returned when I ask for /manual/ ?  I guess a
> > tweak to DirectoryIndex would work, but I doubt that was the
> > intention.
> >
> 
> Options +Multiviews
> will probably do the trick.  (In reality, you want to set your browser
> correctly so that index.html.en will be returned.  index.html.html is
> just there for misconfigured browsers.)

Er, no... it's for the admin so they don't have to watch emits that the language
wasn't matched in their logs?  I still find this entire approach (having been
buried in directory_walk, mod_alias and mod_negotiation cruft for the better part
of a week) entirely bogus.

Bill


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