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2 Replies Latest reply: Feb 22, 2013 11:43 PM by 992893 RSS

Enable http compression on iplanet 7

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Hi Brother,

We are enable http compression on iplanet 7.0 but the flash file "flv" unable to load by IE/firefox after enable this setting. Does it not support flash on http compression?
  • 1. Re: Enable http compression on iplanet 7
    Nahawand-920565 Newbie
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    I ran into a similar problem with pdf files and IE. It turned out to be a problem with IE. You can exclude IE with something like this:

    <If $browser = "*MSIE*" && $uri =~ ".flv$">
    #IE Bug - do nothing
    </If>
    <Else>
    NameTrans fn="assign-name" from="*" name="compress-on-demand"
    </Else>

    You may have to exclude the entire page that serves the flash too.
  • 2. Re: Enable http compression on iplanet 7
    992893 Newbie
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    Compression is not supported on flash files or .swf file and dont enable compression for jpg/jpeg as it is already compressed.
    Regarding compression support of IE all IE version above 6 support compression. IE version 6 also supports but sometime your browser may get hung.

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