[website] favicon not visible

Matthias Benkmann matthias at winterdrache.de
Sun Sep 1 15:59:48 PDT 2002

On 01 Sep 2002 17:30:43 -0500 Dagmar d'Surreal <dagmar at speakeasy.net>

> > AddType image/x-icon ico
> Easier/simpler solution... use a PNG image for the HTML shortcut icon
> image tag.  MSIE will still use whichever one Microsoft thinks will
> annoy non-MS users more, and everyone else's will certainly be able to
> handle the PNG version...  Then no changes need to be made to the
> webserver configuration due to the lack of a kludge-around.

The webserver configuration doesn't need to be changed for the favicon to
work. It needs to be changed as a convenience for users who call up


in the browser directly. Using a PNG doesn't help because people won't
know that there exists a .../favicon.png.


If Barbie is so popular, why do you have to buy her friends?

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