[plt-scheme] new version of prog langs text (also making the collection work on r301.5 from svn)

From: Robby Findler (robby at cs.uchicago.edu)
Date: Tue Feb 7 15:28:50 EST 2006

At Tue, 7 Feb 2006 15:27:00 -0500, Eli Barzilay wrote:
> On Feb  7, John Clements wrote:
> > 
> > FWIW, I no longer make these URLs links.  That is, I just put the
> > text of the link on the web page, along with instructions on how to
> > use it.  What do you gain by making it a link?
> Some browser may behave oddly -- I think that IE used to completely
> ignore generic mime types (text/plain and application/octet-stream)
> and using the filename suffix instead, but (IIRC) things are getting
> better.
> If you do set the webserver up to use application/octet-stream, then
> things should behave fine for most browser/platform combinations, and
> the gain is that 90% of your potential users (those on Windows) will
> get Setup PLT when they click the link.

Annoyingly, on the mac, .plt is mapped to a graphics file format.


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