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2.4 File Extensions, Content-Types and Associations

[Version 0.82]

This section describes how Links handles content-types, and the appropriate use of file extensions and associations.

For a quick and simple solution, see the the examples in the sections "Passing Files to External Applications" [3.3] and "Installing and Configuring WWW Plug-ins" [3.2].

Page Contents

2.4.1 General Definitions

2.4.2 Links and content-type handling

2.4.3 Setting up file extensions

2.4.4 Setting up associations

2.4.5 Associations and flags

User Reference Manual for Links Version 0.82

Revision Date: 2000-02-23

Copyright (C) 2000 Cliff Cunnington, <>

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