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Re: Serving insides of zipped mirrors?

From: Benoit Mahe <Benoit.Mahe@sophia.inria.fr>
Date: Tue, 29 Sep 1998 15:37:01 +0200
Message-Id: <199809291337.PAA24136@ender.inria.fr>
To: Miroslav Vodslon <miroslav.vodslon@gmx.de>
cc: www-jigsaw@w3.org

 I've just finished this page [1], it explains how to configure Jigsaw
 in order to browse a zip file.

 Regards, Benoit.

 [1] http://www.w3.org/Jigsaw/Doc/User/browsezip.html

Benoit Mahe writes:

> 
>  Well, I wrote this stuff just for fun, so it's not really documented 
>  yet. I'm currently writting a page on that topic, so I'll send you 
>  the URL when it's done (probably tonight).
> 
>  Regards, Benoit.
> 
> 
> Miroslav Vodslon writes:
> 
> > Hello jigsawers,
> > 
> > I want Jigsaw to serve any zip archive found in its document space as
> > if it were an ordinary document subtree, with a kind of vanilla
> > behaviour:
> > 
> > - List one level of contents of each archived directory.
> > 
> > - Serve any archived .htm[l] file as text/html.
> > 
> > - Serve anything else as application/something.
> > 
> > I was able to figure out how to make Jigsaw serve one particular HTML
> > file inside an archive by painstakingly setting up resources and
> > frames for each such file and for every directory on the path to that
> > file, with Jigadmin.
> > 
> > Surely there must be a less painful way ?-( Yes, I did read the pages
> > about indexers and I did try to set up the default indexer to serve
> > .zip files as ZipDirectories, but without success.)  Must I revert to
> > hacking Miguel Sanchez's nice miniature server zip2web?  I quite liked
> > some of the ideas in Jigsaw...
> > 
> > My Jigsaw is 2.0beta2 on Windows NT, with no changes except running
> > the install class and installing a test directory with a zip archive
> > under the document space root (Jigsaw/Jigsaw/WWW).
> > 
> > Thanks for any help,
> > 
> > Miroslav.
> > 
> > 
> > 
> 
> 
> - Benoît Mahé -------------------------------------------------------
>                       World Wide Web Consortium (W3C)
>                     Architecture domain - Jigsaw Team           
> 
>   http://www.w3.org/People/Mahe - bmahe@w3.org - +33.4.92.38.79.89 
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> 


- Benoît Mahé -------------------------------------------------------
                      World Wide Web Consortium (W3C)
                    Architecture domain - Jigsaw Team           

  http://www.w3.org/People/Mahe - bmahe@w3.org - +33.4.92.38.79.89 
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