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svanegmond, 2009-12-18 18:46

server.range-requests option


Allowed values: enabled, disabled

Default: enabled

This option defines whether range requests are allowed or not.

Range request are requests of one or more sub-ranges of a file. Range requests are very helpful for resuming interrupted downloads and fetching small portions of huge files.

Note: Adobe Acrobat Reader can crash when it tries to open a PDF file if range requests are enabled.
To disable range requests for PDF files, add the following to your configuration file:

$HTTP["url"] =~ "\.pdf$" { 
    server.range-requests = "disable" 

Updated by svanegmond over 14 years ago · 6 revisions