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From Lauralyn Ninow <Lauralyn.Ni...@comtrol.com>
Subject RE: [users@httpd] IE6+Adobe Reader 5 will not open a PDF File fro m CGI app
Date Fri, 04 Apr 2003 20:36:55 GMT
you have to provide the filename in the header for it to work in IE.

(sorry, this is asp code:)
Response.AddHeader "Content-Disposition", "filename=" & objF.ShortName

Lauralyn Ninow
webmaster @ Comtrol Corporation
http://www.comtrol.com 


> -----Original Message-----
> From: Sebastian Wolfgarten [mailto:sebastian.wolfgarten@gmx.net]
> Sent: Friday, April 04, 2003 2:29 PM
> To: users@httpd.apache.org; Andrus
> Subject: Re: [users@httpd] IE6+Adobe Reader 5 will not open a 
> PDF File from CGI app
> 
> 
> Hi Andrus,
> 
> this is a bug/feature of Microsofts' Internet Explorer
> (see www.microsoft.com). Sending a PDF file to a client
> from a CGI/PHP/whatever script works fine with Netscape
> for instance if you send the correct headers. MS has
> disabled the support for dynamicly created PDF files if they
> do not have a special (.pdf) file suffix due security reasons.
> 
> Bye,
> Sebastian
> 
> 
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