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From "Joshua Slive" <>
Subject Re: [users@httpd] Weird gibberish when loading a gif in Firefox, but it's fine in IE...
Date Wed, 19 Jul 2006 23:53:20 GMT
On 7/19/06, Edric <> wrote:
> Hi,
> I did look at that earlier and I saw that the TypesConfig directive points
> to a mime.types file with the following entry:
> image/gif            gif
> one little quirk i just  realized is that the web app/server I'm debugging
> isn't the one that hosts the dynamically generated gif file... i have no
> control over that server and my app merely accesses the link. would that be
> the cause of the problem?

Yes.  The server that is sending the image must send the correct
content-type in the http headers.  There is no way to work around


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