httpd-users mailing list archives

Site index · List index
Message view « Date » · « Thread »
Top « Date » · « Thread »
From "J. Greenlees" <>
Subject Re: [users@httpd] Apache and Flash
Date Sat, 30 Nov 2002 22:47:26 GMT

Alex \"Sniper\" Togstad wrote:
> Well, for the people that HAVE flashed installed, they will be able to see
> it.
> For the people that can't see it, they *should* be promted to download flash
> and install it. 
doesn't work if they disable plugin finder service.

> IF not they need to install the flash viewer from
 > and install it.
unless of course they don't like the time / bandwidth of flash and do 
not want flash enabled.

> Also, what browsers are people using?
> IE 6.0 here..
lynx is my primary browser, so flash / javascript / frames / images 
don't work. and I do this to get rid of the bells and whistles that slow 
browsing down. like flash does.

> Your page wont even load... Server must be down, or its getting heavy
> traffic, or something else is up . . .
> ----
> Alex Togstad
> Web Developer
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Tim McCormick" <>
> To: <>
> Sent: Saturday, November 30, 2002 5:17 AM
> Subject: RE: [users@httpd] Apache and Flash
>>I'm still puzzled, it appears to work on some peoples computers, but not
>>Any idea why this might be?
>>Tim McCormick
>>-----Original Message-----
>>From: Chris Meadors []
>>Sent: 30 November 2002 04:51
>>Subject: Re: [users@httpd] Apache and Flash
>>Tim McCormick wrote:
>>>I'm sure you're all tired of this question but here goes:
>>>Whenever I try and load a flash page from Apache using
>>>http://localhost it works fine. However when people from outside the
>>>network attempt to access it the browser says 'waiting for reply' and
>>>never gets any further. The log shows the request for the .htm file
>>>but not the .swf file.
>>>And yes, I have already tried the 'mime type' solution.
>>>For the record I'm running 2.0.43 on WinXP and the sites address is
>>> where the index file is a flash one.
>>Works for me.  The frameset it pointing to an IP not a hostname, but
>>other than that I see the flash.

The official User-To-User support forum of the Apache HTTP Server Project.
See <URL:> for more info.
To unsubscribe, e-mail:
   "   from the digest:
For additional commands, e-mail:

View raw message