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Re: [i81] Content Negotiation for media types

From: Subbu Allamaraju <subbu.allamaraju@gmail.com>
Date: Sun, 11 Nov 2007 19:31:14 -0800
Message-ID: <e3f21b1a0711111931h64e214bbh8f1f125d26ca0c32@mail.gmail.com>
To: LMM@acm.org
Cc: "Javier Godoy" <rjgodoy@hotmail.com>, ietf-http-wg@w3.org
On 11/3/07, Larry Masinter <LMM@acm.org> wrote:
>
>
> Clearly "deprecate" was hyperbole. (I can say that since I raised the
> issue
> in the first place.) However, Accept headers have a limited domain of
> applicability, e.g., when the client has a limited repertoire of types
> that
> it is actually willing to accept, and this is generally not true on
> typical desktop web browsers (maybe some phones might have such a
> limitation).


and also HTTP client applications (other than browsers) relying on
content-negotiation.

Subbu
Received on Monday, 12 November 2007 11:13:53 GMT

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