If the client didn’t specifically request a particular form Apache will use the form given by the AddEncoding directive. To make this. The Apache mime module offers two options: AddType and AddEncoding. Both options are used in a similar way meaning that both react on. Specifically, you need to enable MultiViews with the Options directive and you need to specify your encoding types with the AddEncoding directive.
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Apache: The Definitive Guide, 3rd Edition by Peter Laurie, Ben Laurie
You should not edit the mime. Although the content language is reported to the client, the browser is unlikely to use this information.
The AddLanguage directive is more useful for content negotiationwhere the server returns one from several documents based on the client’s language preference.
A good amount of my content is static files on the disk. That is, for the case of:. The RemoveCharset directive removes any character set associations for files with the given extensions.
Note that unlike using extensions to specify languages, DefaultLanguage can only appache a single language. I was missing the MultiViews option.
Apache Module mod_mime
xddencoding For example, to activate CGI scripts with the file extension. Recent Posts on The Linux Page: When responding with an encoding Apache will use whatever form i.
AddHandler is only available in Apache 1. It is recommended that new media types be added using the AddType directive rather than changing the TypesConfig file.
mod_mime – Apache HTTP Server
This will usually result in the request being by the module associated with the handler. The default, somehow, would not make use of the AddEncoding option, however, it uses the AddType to declare that files with the.
I am serving all content through apache with Content-Encoding: The filter is case-insensitive.
For example, if the. The RemoveEncoding directive removes any encoding associations for files with the given extensions. This will cause foo. For example, you may have a file which is a Microsoft Word document, which is pkzipped to reduce its size.
That’s exactly the workaround I came up with myself, after sleeping on it. The AddLanguage directive is more useful for content negotiationwhere the server returns one from several documents based on the client’s language preference. Files having the name extension will be served by the specified handler-name. Files with Multiple Extensions Files can have more than one extension; the order of the extensions is normally irrelevant.
I you want the following request return a pre-compressed file with “Content-Type: For example, the document might be written in the Vietnamese alphabet, or in Cyrillic, and should be displayed as such. The AddOutputFilter directive maps the filename extension extension to the filters which will process responses from the server before they are sent to the client.
A site for solving at least some of your technical problems Thus, previously cached copies may still be used by a client or proxy, with the previous headers.
I probably had a rule that was “serve this statically if the file exists”.
Post as a guest Aoache. The AddCharset directive is useful for both to inform the client about the character encoding of the document so that the document can be interpreted and displayed appropriately, and for content negotiationwhere the server returns one from several documents based on the client’s charset preference. Character sets and languages In addition to file type and the file encoding, another important piece of information is what language a particular document is in, and in what character set the file should be displayed.
According to the documentation for ExtFilterDefine, you should be able to activate the filter using the environment variable, without using SetOutputFilter. Languages and content encodings addecnoding treated accumulative, because one can assign more than one language or encoding to a particular resource.
Then the document xxxx.