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From "J.Lance Wilkinson" <jl...@psu.edu>
Subject Re: [users@httpd] MIME types not delivering
Date Thu, 25 Oct 2012 15:05:10 GMT
Eric Covener wrote:
> On Thu, Oct 25, 2012 at 9:33 AM, J.Lance Wilkinson <jlw12@psu.edu> wrote:
>> A colleague is running "Oracle-Application-Server-11g/11.1.1.4.0
>> Oracle-HTTP-Server" which is basically Apache HTTPD v2.2.15, and he's having
>> an issue when delivering content of certain MIME types, specifically to
>> handle
>> MS-OFFICE content.
>>
>> He has a file, for example, with a .docx extension, when it's delivered to
>> their browser, the response headers say "Content-Type: text/plain"
>>
>> He has an AddType directive which reads
>>
>> AddType
>>  application/vnd.openxmlformats-officedocument.wordprocessingml.document
>> docx
>>
>> (line wrapping mine)
>>
>> Naturally he's expecting the response headers on delivery to report
>>
>> "Content-Type:
>> application/vnd.openxmlformats-officedocument.wordprocessingml.document"
>>
>> Something obvious we're not catching?
>>
> 
> Sure looks like the DefaultType kicking in, which should not happen
> with an appropriate AddType.
	
	That's what I thought, too.   But I'll have him check for DefaultType
	to make sure it's not there.
> 
> It could be generated by the application server with C-T: text/plain,
> which you can edit with Header edit Content-Type (but not
> ForceType/AddType).

	Not following you here, Eric.

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