[whatwg] "Content-Disposition" property for <a> tags
dennis at efjot.de
Mon Aug 2 09:05:53 PDT 2010
Jeremy Keith <jeremy at adactio.com> wrote:
> Dennis wrote:
> Hang on... isn't the mechanism for this already available via the "type"
> For example:
> <a href="/path/to/image.jpg" type="image/jpeg">Full size image</a>
That wouldn't help in this case...
> A browser could offer a preference setting, for example:
> "Always download the following types of files, rather than opening in
> the browser:
> * images [x]
> * movies [ ]
Yes, but that wouldn't help since I want to force downloads regardless
of the browser settings. Maybe it would do if the type was set to
application/octet-stream, since those, by default, always get downloaded.
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