1363 Views 3 Replies Latest reply: Apr 8, 2010 1:37 PM by Neville Hillyer
Thanks for the response. Actually, I narrowed it down to a few file types. The file in question was an MSI file for a Windows server I was working on. But other types, like dmg and zip downloaded OK. I also have Codeweaver's Crossover, which is supposed to recognize Windows files like MSI. I wonder if there's some foulup between Crossover and Safari file handling.
From what you say it is most likely a server configuration problem particularly if it is related to unusual extensions and/or very few servers.
Web servers ship with a basic list of extensions and the mime type it should use for each. It is up to the webmaster to maintain this list and add any new or unusual extensions to it.
There are many pages about this but the following is not a bad place to start: