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

From: Marcos Caceres <marcosscaceres@gmail.com>
Date: Thu, 4 Dec 2008 03:01:28 +0000
Message-ID: <b21a10670812031901x64cdb7c3xab3aecaaed3280e6@mail.gmail.com>
To: timeless@gmail.com
Cc: public-webapps <public-webapps@w3.org>

On Thu, Dec 4, 2008 at 2:46 AM, timeless <timeless@gmail.com> wrote:
> On Thu, Dec 4, 2008 at 12:03 AM, Marcos Caceres
> <marcosscaceres@gmail.com> wrote:
>> .ico           -> image/vnd.microsoft.icon
>
> image/x-icon is the type with which we're most familiar...
> in practice with gecko, it doesn't matter much, image/* ends up being
> sniffed to select the proper decoder.
>

Makes sense.

I'm going to keep the current mime type as that is one that is
registered [1] with IANA.

Kind regards,
Marcos
[1] http://www.iana.org/assignments/media-types/image/vnd.microsoft.icon

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