[thelist] text/plain for html files

fstorr fffrancis at fstorr.demon.co.uk
Sun Nov 23 07:23:58 CST 2003

pandy wrote:

> Probably because the server sends text/html in its HTTP headers and that takes precedence. When it comes to IE it doesn't work even if you change the content-type server side. When IE sees <html> it parses it. Even if the file has the extension .txt and is served as text/plain.



Actually - that's exactly what I'm after.  I've got a presentation to do 
on standards and was trying to get IE to do this.



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