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Re: review of content type rules by IETF/HTTP community

From: Sander Tekelenburg <st@isoc.nl>
Date: Tue, 21 Aug 2007 17:09:52 +0200
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To: <public-html@w3.org>

At 13:14 -0400 UTC, on 2007-08-20, Sam Ruby wrote:


> All I am asking for is for an architected way to serve selected content
> in a way that "opts out" of content sniffing for that specific request,
> and have my wishes respected in a large percentage of the browsers
> deployed a decade from now.

A HTTP "Content-Type-Authorative" header, with "false" and "true" as allowed
values, and being required to be set to false by default? (Default server

Sander Tekelenburg
The Web Repair Initiative: <http://webrepair.org/>
Received on Tuesday, 21 August 2007 15:18:16 UTC

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