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Re: MIME type

From: Nathan <nathan@webr3.org>
Date: Wed, 03 Aug 2011 17:20:37 +0100
Message-ID: <4E397555.1090904@webr3.org>
To: Kingsley Idehen <kidehen@openlinksw.com>
CC: public-linked-json@w3.org
Kingsley Idehen wrote:
> On 8/3/11 12:08 PM, Markus Lanthaler wrote:
>> Kingsley Idehen wrote:
>>> We currently use: application/x-json+ld .
>> What was the rationale behind this? Why didn't you use
>> application/x-ld+json?
> 
> Cos I had to make the decision in nano seconds, literally. We can change 
> it once there is clear consensus :-)

+1 from me for application/ld+json to signify +json compatibility.

and +1 for application/x-ld+json in the interim until there is a proper 
mime type registered, which is good practise / following the rules.

note: not application/x-json+ld

Best,

Nathan
Received on Wednesday, 3 August 2011 16:21:45 GMT

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