Downloading .gz from FreeBSD server
Posted on 1998-01-30
The server where my web site lives runs FreeBSD (don't know version info but I think its current). Heres the problem: Files on my web site with .gz extensions download corrupted. I have checked the file on the server thru telnet and it isn't corrupted there. Now, before you say its my client, I can successfully download files with this same extension from numerous other sites, both http and ftp.
Also strange is that on my site when I click on the link to download I get a screen of binary garbage on my browser, if I shift/click I get the download but its corrupted. On other sites, downloading identical files, I just click and the download comes through perfectly. I've tried 3 different browsers, same results, works on others, not on mine. For this reason I think the server is the culprit. I have asked the server admin but he doesn't know what it could be. Can anyone point us in the right direction?