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From Nikola Milutinovic <Nikola.Milutino...@ev.co.yu>
Subject Re: Web-application and Tomcat icon
Date Tue, 29 Nov 2005 07:22:36 GMT
Caldarale, Charles R wrote:

>>From: Anto Paul [mailto:antopaul@gmail.com] 
>>Subject: Re: Web-application and Tomcat icon
>>
>>On 11/29/05, Aladin Alaily <tomcat@aladin.ca> wrote:
>>    
>>
>>>I would like to know how I can replace that icon with my own... or
>>>better yet, no put any icon at all.
>>>      
>>>
>>The icon displayed on the browser is favicon.ico that is in ROOT. You
>>can replace it with your own icon.
>>    
>>
>
>This is browser cuteness.  If you run a packet trace [I'm doing almost
>anything tonight to avoid writing documentation], you'll see something
>like:
>	GET /favicon.ico HTTP/1.1\r\n
>coming from the browser near the end of a page load (at least with
>Firefox).  Besides replacing favicon.ico, you can also just delete it
>without harm other than having Firefox show a blank page icon instead.
>IE, of course, won't show anything other than its own logo, AFAIK.
>  
>

And the hilarious thing is that IE 5.5 introduced that "Favourite Icon" 
concept, I believe. It was taken out in 6.0. Talk about consistency...

I mean, I know it is just bells and whistles, but it was kinda nice.

Nix.

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