W3C home > Mailing lists > Public > www-html@w3.org > May 2000

Re: downloading a link

From: Walter Ian Kaye <walter@natural-innovations.com>
Date: Sat, 20 May 2000 03:36:40 -0700
Message-Id: <v04220800b54c1910c2ef@[]>
To: www-html@w3.org
At 02:40p +0530 05/20/00, JShrinath didst inscribe upon an electronic papyrus:
>Is there any mecahnism by which a link(pointing to a document) can be
>downloaded instead of being opened by the browser ?

You mean automatically, I take it? That's a function of two things:

   1. Browser configuration
   2. MIME type of linked object

The relevant part of the HTML spec is here:


  PS. Please remember to put a subject line on your emails
Received on Saturday, 20 May 2000 06:37:36 UTC

This archive was generated by hypermail 2.3.1 : Wednesday, 7 January 2015 15:05:53 UTC