http client file download? 
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 http client file download?

Most likely your problem is mime types... make sure your server has a mime
type listing for the extension of the file you are serving. If it doesn't
then it will spit out
garbage on the request.

Mike
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Michael Muldner
Academic Computing Specialist
Acadia Institute for Teaching and Technology [Sandbox]
Acadia University, NS Canada
(902) 585 1774

http://www.*-*-*.com/ ~mmuldner/

Quote:

> Does anyone know how to download a file using something like LWP?
> I can retrieve and submit using post, however, when I want to retrieve
> a special non-html file (you know when you are in a browser and it
> asks you to save a file that your are downloading) I get an error.
> Can maybe I need some special  Accept command in my headers?

> Any help is appreciated!



Fri, 13 Jul 2001 03:00:00 GMT  
 
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