Two Servlet Filters Every Web Application Should Have
Subject:   Need Help on GZIP Compression Filter
Date:   2004-05-16 12:06:02
From:   RLNarayan

Hi Jayson,
The article on Servlet filters very good..we are trying to implement GZIP commpression in our application and getting some problems..

For small size html/jsp pages it is working fine..But for large files instead of html data display, its displaying File DownLoad popup window..Is there any restriction on the response buffer size and content-type.

We would like to store the GZIP compressed response buffer data in database and utilize it back to avoid the compression load for every hit. Can we do this?

Please advise..

Thanks In advance..


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  • Need Help on GZIP Compression Filter
    2004-05-17 08:56:00  gselvara [View]

    Whats the type of browser and version you are using.

    • Need Help on GZIP Compression Filter
      2004-08-16 06:07:17  ch8677 [View]


      I also have the problem that a download file window pops up. I couldn't find anywhere a solution or explanation for this behavior...

      I get the errror when I add the following url-pattern:

      then the browser handles the url:
      as file donwload?!

      Can anybody help? I use IE 6 on Windows XP and Tomcat 4.1.30.

      • Need Help on GZIP Compression Filter
        2005-03-02 13:18:38  noorani_786 [View]

        Hi, were you able to resolve this problem? I am running into the same problem.

      • Need Help on GZIP Compression Filter
        2004-10-20 09:58:43  saikinnera [View]

        Hi Michael,
        Could you solve the problem " download file window pops up". If so I need your help as I also am getting the samething. Using struts1.1 on weblogic8.1. Any help is greatly appreciated.