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Re: [opensuse] Forcing a download of a file?
  • From: John Andersen <jsa@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Sun, 10 Dec 2006 15:05:39 -0900
  • Message-id: <200612101505.51312.jsa@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
On Sunday 10 December 2006 14:57, Randall R Schulz wrote:
> On Sunday 10 December 2006 14:59, John Andersen wrote:
> > On Sunday 10 December 2006 08:54, Thomas Miller wrote:
> > > > doesn't:
> > > > <right-click> on url and select <save as>
> > > > work? I believe it is the same in windoz.
> > >
> > > No.
> >
> > In that case, your firefox is horribly broken, and I suggest
> > you use a different browser for this function, and also to
> > upgrade your firefox.
>
> That is probably not the case. It's eminently possible to write pages
> that take over many of the baseline functions of the browser (bring up
> Google Maps and right-click on the map--nothing happens)

Would you like me to send you the saved map, or the screen shot of
me saving the map?

More to the point: Have you ever heard of someone putting a link to an
rpm on a page and then making it impossible to save as?

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John Andersen
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