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send file from java app works in browser but not wget or curl?

 
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Hi,

I have some code that downloads a binary file just fine when executed from a broswer, but when I run the app via wget or curl, everything works fine except that I never get the file. Any ideas why that might be? It's a spring application. Here's the section of the code that delivers the file:




Thanks for any help you can offer
 
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Does wget or curl handle attachments? What happens if you send the data directly?
 
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If I change
response.setHeader("Content-Disposition", ("attachment; filename=" + shortfilename));

to

response.setHeader("Content-Disposition", ("inline"));

The file still does not appear using wget (although we still get a file from the browser.)
 
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What if you don't set it at all?
 
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Thanks, that makes it work with curl, but not wget - ok for what we need!
 
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