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From Dragon <>
Subject Re: [users@httpd] Firefox and html
Date Tue, 04 Mar 2008 16:05:47 GMT
Grant Peel wrote:
>Hi all,
>I am just starting to investigate why:
>An html page (with an html extension), sent to Firefox (, 
>will render a page (with a form), and will allow me to 'post' it. 
>But when the (Perl) cgi script returns the answer page (using a 
>'print qq~ ...' statement, the resulting page shows html code 
>(Firefox does not render the page).
>Any ideas?
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Your script needs to send a Content-type header. If you don't do 
that, Firefox is assuming it is getting a text/plain document.


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