Cannot access HTML page with pdf URL extension

VERIFIED WORKSFORME

Status

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critical
VERIFIED WORKSFORME
16 years ago
16 years ago

People

(Reporter: rbyford, Assigned: rubydoo123)

Tracking

Trunk
x86
Windows XP
Points:
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Firefox Tracking Flags

(Not tracked)

Details

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Description

16 years ago
User-Agent:       Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; en-US; rv:1.2b) Gecko/20021016
Build Identifier: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; en-US; rv:1.2b) Gecko/20021016

The URL above (http://standards.ieee.org/getieee802/download/802.11-1999.pdf) is
an HTML page.  IE displays it as such.  Mozilla displays an Acrobat error
message (File does not begin with ...).  I do not know which is the "correct"
behavior.


Reproducible: Always

Steps to Reproduce:
1.  Just try to go to the page in question.
2.
3.

Actual Results:  
Acrobat error message.  Cannot display page.

Expected Results:  
Display the page.

None.

Comment 1

16 years ago
WFM, current trunk CVS, Linux.
rv:1.2b
Please report only bugs from the latest milestone (in this case 1.2.1)

This is already fixed (same bug that quicktime starts for .au post in the
newsgroups)

-> wfm
Status: UNCONFIRMED → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 16 years ago
Resolution: --- → WORKSFORME
(Assignee)

Comment 3

16 years ago
v
Status: RESOLVED → VERIFIED
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