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Re: NEW ISSUE: content sniffing

From: Adam Barth <w3c@adambarth.com>
Date: Wed, 1 Apr 2009 14:58:59 -0700
Message-ID: <7789133a0904011458l60610acv65abf82c3656e99f@mail.gmail.com>
To: Mark Baker <mark@coactus.com>
Cc: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>, "Roy T. Fielding" <fielding@gbiv.com>, HTTP Working Group <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>
On Wed, Apr 1, 2009 at 10:43 AM, Mark Baker <mark@coactus.com> wrote:
> The definition of the Content-Type header in 14.17 says all that needs
> saying about the protocol IMO.

This section does not contain enough information to implement HTTP in
a way that interoperates with existing Web content.  For example, the
developers of Imageshop must resort to reverse engineering.

Adam
Received on Wednesday, 1 April 2009 21:59:53 GMT

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