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From Christopher Schultz <ch...@christopherschultz.net>
Subject Re: AW: specifying the content-type
Date Tue, 07 Jun 2011 18:12:59 GMT
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Lentes,

On 6/7/2011 11:36 AM, Lentes, Bernd wrote:
> first we tried to set the content-type in the <Head> ... </Head>
> section in the html file. That didn't work.

How did you do it? If you use <META HTTP-EQUIV="Content-Type"
CONTENT="text/html" />, it should override any Content-Type sent in the
HTTP response headers

> Our developers try now to use the
> response.setContentType("text/html"); method to configure the
> content-type in the HTTP-Header.

This is the proper way to do things. Using <META> does not hurt.

So... did it work?

> What i also found out is that you can use a defaulttype directive in
> your Apache configuration.

Yes, you can do that, but you should instead code your servlets to
return the proper Content-Type.

- -chris
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