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From William C. (Bill) Jones <>
Subject Re: [users@httpd] Alias and can't download only view
Date Fri, 04 Oct 2002 03:37:24 GMT
Actually, No, it doesn't - look toward a better understanding of
mime types, etc.  If you are getting a particular result - that
in no way implies it is the correct one.

Maybe defaulttype should be application/octet-stream ???

-Sx-  :]
"Well, in general, the thing I don't like about other
computer languages is that they're not Perl." -Larry Wall

On Thursday, October 3, 2002, at 11:10  PM, Grant Cooper wrote:

> But I don't think you understand how alias work. :) When I copy 
> the SAME
> file to my document root and open it up with explorer it asked if 
> I want to
> save it. (I want this) When I point an alias to the same directory 
> in root
> but access it using the alias explorer open's the text file. (this 
> I do not
> want)
> Therefore, the alias must have something to do with telling my 
> browser what
> to do with it.

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