[kubuntu-users] Re: [kubuntu-users] Konqueror and mimetypes

Nicolas Ouellette nicolas.ouellette at sympatico.ca
Sat Mar 25 17:12:55 GMT 2006


Le 25 Mars 2006 12:05, Jonathan Riddell a écrit :
> On Sat, Mar 25, 2006 at 11:20:56AM -0500, Art Alexion wrote:
> > On Friday 24 March 2006 06:46, Nicolas Ouellette wrote:
> > > Le 24 Mars 2006 06:36, Jonathan Riddell a ?crit?:
> > > > On Fri, Mar 24, 2006 at 06:32:31AM -0500, Nicolas Ouellette wrote:
> > > > > Hi. Since I've upgraded to KDE 3.5.1 on Breezy, I have this problem
> > > > > when donwloading certain type of files with Konqueror. For example,
> > > > > when I click on a link to download either a *.deb or *.skz (at this
> > > > > time, these are the two mimetypes for which I know Konqi behave
> > > > > this way), Konqueror doesn't start a dowload. Instead, it displays
> > > > > the file in binary format. In consequence, I have to load Firefox
> > > > > and start the download...
> > > >
> > > > Do you have an example URL?
> > > >
> > > > Jonathan
> > >
> > > Yes. I have two...
> > >
> > > http://liquidweather.net/downloads.html (clck on any mirror)
>
> HEAD http://www.message.co.nz/~matt-sarah/lwp-10.2.skz | grep Content-Type
>
> web server says text/plain so it opens in kate.

I see that too. So is there anything to do, or is it the server fault? In that 
case, why would Firefox download the file correctly, and not Konqueror?

-- 
Nicolas Ouellette
Étudiant au M.A., philosophie
Registered linux user #368073
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