Steaming PDF from Python Script to IE
ntreloar at avaquest.com
Sun Jun 22 02:30:29 CEST 2003
I'm trying to stream PDF content to a browser client via a python CGI
out = open("test.pdf", "rb").read()
print 'Content-type: application/pdf\n\n'
However, IE is displaying the text and not launching Acrobat. If I
remove one '\n' on the Content-type header Acrobat is launched but is
not displaying the content. What am I missing? I've tried restarting
IE, flushing the cache, etc..
(You probably want to know why I don't just send a link to the file.
This is just a test, in my actual app the PDF content is coming from
another service as a byte stream.)
Thanks in advance.
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