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Re: (aside) MIME type

From: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>
Date: Mon, 19 Mar 2012 22:48:05 +0100
Message-ID: <4F67A995.7090400@gmx.de>
To: Bjoern Hoehrmann <derhoermi@gmx.net>
CC: Mark Baker <distobj@acm.org>, Paul Libbrecht <paul@hoplahup.net>, public-webapps@w3.org
On 2012-02-21 21:32, Bjoern Hoehrmann wrote:
> * Mark Baker wrote:
>> I wish they did, consistently. See RFC 4288 (just "media type") and
>> the registry itself ("MIME media type")
>> <http://www.iana.org/assignments/media-types/index.html>.  Plus
>> they're still routinely referred to as "MIME types" in many IETF
>> contexts, including the ietf-types list!
>
> Changing the name on the IANA page is a matter of doing as asked in the
> footer, namely mailing the webmaster about it. I did that some time ago
> for some broken link I think, worked very nicely.

In the meantime, the IANA page has been fixed.

Best regards, Julian
Received on Monday, 19 March 2012 21:48:35 GMT

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