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Re: [widgets] Content-type sniffing and file extension to MIME mapping

From: Marcos Caceres <marcosscaceres@gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 2 Dec 2008 17:56:59 +0000
Message-ID: <b21a10670812020956o1ad83b40wc2df76b9e7fbd3f4@mail.gmail.com>
To: "Boris Zbarsky" <bzbarsky@mit.edu>
Cc: public-webapps <public-webapps@w3.org>

On Tue, Dec 2, 2008 at 5:42 PM, Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@mit.edu> wrote:
> Marcos Caceres wrote:
>>
>> Ok, hearing no objections, then I propose we bake in the following
>> file extensions into the spec (we can debate which MIME types to use
>> after we settle on the extensions!):
>
> ...
>>
>> .css
>
> That extension is used for both the text/css and application/x-pointplus
> MIME types.  In fact it's mapped to the latter by default in some web
> servers.
>

That wouldn't be a problem in widgets, as we would say .css is always text/css.


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