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From "William A. Rowe, Jr." <>
Subject Re: [users@httpd] why do I get a 304 when I replace a file with a changed version?
Date Thu, 04 May 2006 21:27:58 GMT
Jennifer R. Lee wrote:
> If I use windows xcopy command, copy command, drag and drop or even the unix
> toolkit mv command to swap these two files and then launch a.htm, Apache acts
> as if there was no change, and sends a 304 every time the TTL expires

Just a wild observation, but xcopy/copy/etc all preserve the time stamp on win.

If you use

more a.htm > b.htm

what happens?  This will 'touch' the datestamp of b.htm to the current time.

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