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From bugzi...@apache.org
Subject [Bug 57584] AddHandler etc. documentation "extension" unintuitive
Date Wed, 15 Apr 2015 21:28:00 GMT
https://bz.apache.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=57584

--- Comment #5 from sebastian@pipping.org ---
(In reply to Rich Bowen from comment #2)
> whatever.tar.gz files, for example, have been around forever, and tar and gz
> are talked about as the two file extensions.

One could also say that "(.)tar.gz" or "(.)gz" is the extension of that file. 
it's a matter of view and a matter of past exposure.
Most software cares about a single file extension only (file browsers, image
viewers, ..) and unlike users of Linux who are familiar with .tar.gz, Windows
users may not have seen any files with multiple extensions before.  Other than
.en.html and .tar.gz, is there anything common with multiple extension even
that users could have been run into before meeting Apache?

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