[erlang-questions] Serving PDF using Nitrogen/Inets

Jesse Gumm <>
Fri Mar 9 16:46:56 CET 2012


Excellent!

Glad that helped.

Take care,

-Jesse

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On Mar 9, 2012 4:25 AM, "John Hughes" <> wrote:

> Thank you! Problem solved. That's a useful file to know about!
>
> John
>
> -----Ursprungligt meddelande----- From: Jesse Gumm
> Sent: Wednesday, March 07, 2012 10:41 PM
> To: Garrett Smith
> Cc: John Hughes ; 
> Subject: Re: [erlang-questions] Serving PDF using Nitrogen/Inets
>
> Hi John,
>
> In your nitrogen installation, check out /etc/inets_httpd.env, which
> defines a few common mimetypes for inets.
>
> https://github.com/nitrogen/**nitrogen/blob/master/rel/**
> overlay/inets/etc/inets_httpd.**erlenv<https://github.com/nitrogen/nitrogen/blob/master/rel/overlay/inets/etc/inets_httpd.erlenv>
>
> -Jesse
>
> On Wed, Mar 7, 2012 at 3:09 PM, Garrett Smith <> wrote:
>
>> On Wed, Mar 7, 2012 at 10:35 AM, John Hughes <>
>> wrote:
>>
>>> I’m having trouble serving static pdf files using nitrogen (running on
>>> inets
>>> for the time being). I think they’re being served with the wrong content
>>> type: my browser treats them as text and displays the PDF source;
>>> moreover,
>>> if I try to “save the page” then a .txt is appended to the file name (I’m
>>> running on Windows 7). This happens if I visit a URL such as
>>> http://localhost:8000/file.pdf in my browser (with nitrogen running on
>>> the
>>> same machine).
>>>
>>
>> When I use httpd/inets with modlib, I need to explicitly configure
>> MIME types, even for images, css, etc. I wonder if Nitrogen does the
>> same thing but has omitted pdf.
>>
>> You're seeing other mime types come through? E.g. css -> text/css?
>>
>> Garrett
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