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

From: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>
Date: Sat, 25 Aug 2007 14:03:52 +0200
Message-ID: <46D01AA8.20503@gmx.de>
To: Magnus Kristiansen <magnusrk+w3c@pvv.org>
CC: public-html@w3.org

Magnus Kristiansen wrote:
> ...
>> Well, at least for Apache httpd the default is *not* to send a 
>> content-type response header when the type is unknown. As far as I can 
>> tell, we're discussing something completely different here: servers 
>> that send an incorrect type.
> This does not match my tests. I removed my custom types, and as expected 
> .wmv was served as text/plain. Not just displayed as text, an explicit 
> content-type header.

That would IMHO be a really bad bug.

Doesn't match what I am seeing though. Are you using Apache 2.2?

Best regards, Julian
Received on Saturday, 25 August 2007 12:04:15 UTC

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