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RE: returning doc size and last modified date

From: Avi Rappoport <avi-list(at)>
Date: Mon Jul 29 2002 - 16:53:40 GMT
At 10:27 AM -0700 7/26/02, Don Fike wrote:
>  >The last modified date is only stored if the server returns it.
>Any idea why the server doesn't return it with most docs, is this
>something that I can change?  It seems my server is returning the beginning
>of unix time for most docs.

Most servers do this for dynamic pages or pages with semi-dynamic 
elements, like ssi.  It's a real shame, because those are often just 
used for navigation stuff rather than written content.  I believe 
SWISH-E recognizes the meta tags and, which might be a way to solve the problem.


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Received on Mon Jul 29 16:57:12 2002