Re: ftp transfers of .htm to .html

Paul Rarey (
Wed, 31 May 1995 09:16:22 -0700

From: Paul Rarey <>
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Date: Wed, 31 May 1995 09:16:22 -0700
In-Reply-To: "Alexander, Larry" <>
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Subject: Re: ftp transfers of .htm to .html

On Apr 26, 23:11, Alexander, Larry wrote:
> Subject: ftp transfers of .htm to .html
>I am currently creating HTML files on my PC. The file name extensions are 
>obviously filename.htm. When I ftp these over to my Sun workstation httpd 
>server, I would like the filenames to be filename.html. Does anyone know of 
>a quick and dirty method to rename these files when they are ftp'ed to the 
>Sun? It's a real pain to remember to rename these all of the time.

Define .htm as text/html  in your mime.types or equivelent config file on your 
http server. As lone as your links refer to .htm rather than .html this will be 
just fine.



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