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Re: More suggestions for issues to be closed (http-mime-override)

From: Dan Connolly <connolly@w3.org>
Date: Thu, 13 Aug 2009 10:56:34 -0500
To: Maciej Stachowiak <mjs@apple.com>
Cc: HTMLWG WG <public-html@w3.org>
Message-Id: <1250178994.14124.46290.camel@pav.lan>
On Tue, 2009-08-11 at 00:38 -0700, Maciej Stachowiak wrote:
> ISSUE-28: http-mime-override - Content type rules in HTML 5 overlaps  
> with the HTTP specification?
>    http://www.w3.org/html/wg/tracker/issues/28
>    The HTML5 spec completely defers to Adam Barth's MIME sniffing  
> draft. Thus, the HTML5 spec text at issue here no longer exist. This  
> issue should be closed.

Since Barth's draft is cited normatively, it's still in
the HTML 5 spec, just by reference.

I'm looking to see whether there's consensus in the HTTP community
around Adam Barth's draft... I can't tell yet.

Dan Connolly, W3C http://www.w3.org/People/Connolly/
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