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From Steve Swift <Swi...@swiftys.org.uk>
Subject Re: [users@httpd] Fw: favicon.ico
Date Sat, 15 Oct 2011 04:58:38 GMT
I don't have any particular axe to grind, but putting a favicon.ico in the
documentroot would avoid the error log starting to fill from the outset.
Also, for someone who had just installed their first ever server, it would
give them a clue how to get their own icon to appear in the browser. This
question comes up regularly.

On 14 October 2011 22:37, William A. Rowe Jr. <wrowe@rowe-clan.net> wrote:

> On 10/14/2011 3:56 PM, Steve Swift wrote:
> > It is surprising that the installation of apache does not install a
> sample favicon.ico
> > (the apache "feather", perhaps).
>
> Wouldn't happen.  Take a look at the modern rendition of 'it worked'.
>
> <html><body><h1>It works!</h1></body></html>
>
> The arbitrary user installs a server, why should that be branded to
> browsers as the ASF?  It is that person's server.
>
> I suppose you could make a case for a transparent empty icon, though.
>
>
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Steve Swift
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