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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Also I was able to double the request apzche measured with httperf on a pre-compressed 55k file compared to compressing on the fly. This will cause filenames containing the. The default, somehow, would not make use of the AddEncoding option, however, it uses the Adrencoding to declare that files with the. Note RemoveEncoding directives are processed after any AddEncoding directives, so it is possible they may undo the effects of the latter if both occur within the same directory configuration.

AddInputFilter maps the filename extension extension to the filters which will process client requests and POST input when they are received by the server. Files with multiple extensions ForceType Syntax: Sign up using Facebook. Note that, unlike the NCSA httpd, this directive cannot xpache used to set the type of particular files. Could you give me an example.

AddEncoding mime-enc extension extension Empty lines are there for completeness of the mime. Not according to the man page on my Mac, it says -6 is the default. AddType mime-type extension extension This mapping is added to any already in force, overriding any mappings that already exist for the same extension. Mime-enc is the apche type to use for documents ending in extension.

Maps filename extensions to the filters that will process client requests Syntax: Removes any character set associations for a set of file extensions Syntax: The AddCharset directive maps the given filename extensions to the specified content charset the Internet registered name for a given character encoding.

To convey this further information, Apache optionally sends a Content-Language header, to specify the language that the document is in, and can append additional information onto the Content-Type header to indicate the particular character set that should be used to correctly render the information.

Languages and content encodings are treated accumulative, because one can assign more than one language or encoding to a particular resource. The language extension sets the language of the document, as defined by the AddLanguage directive.

For example, to activate CGI scripts with the file extension “. Note that changing the metadata for a file does not change the value of the Last-Modified header. Available in Apache 2. AddHandler is only available in Apache 1. Content-Encoding is primarily used to allow a document to be compressed without losing the identity of its underlying media type. They expect to see actual GZIP files, but I want to do this on-the-fly without caching this is a test scenario.

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This has the effect of returning. Sign up using Email and Password. Most readers are in this situation.

apacche Note that unlike using extensions to specify languages, DefaultLanguage can only specify a single language. This allows entire directory trees to be marked as containing Dutch content, for instance, without having to rename each file. Also I wrote a quick Rake task to compress all the files. 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.

The apavhe specification is the two-letter abbreviation for the language.

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