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Re: [whatwg] [mimesniff] Handling container formats like Ogg

From: Gordon P. Hemsley <gphemsley@gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 27 Nov 2012 12:19:13 -0500
Message-ID: <CAH4e3M4s3VWDkaA4WVuH2WEs=r-gLYhUahZBcKDiDtwW9LXrVw@mail.gmail.com>
To: Henri Sivonen <hsivonen@iki.fi>
Cc: whatwg List <whatwg@whatwg.org>
On Tue, Nov 27, 2012 at 4:39 AM, Henri Sivonen <hsivonen@iki.fi> wrote:
> On Tue, Nov 27, 2012 at 12:59 AM, Gordon P. Hemsley <gphemsley@gmail.com> wrote:
>> Would this be something UAs would prefer to handle in their Ogg
>> library, or should I spec it as part of sniffing?
>
> What would be the use case for handling it as part of sniffing layer?

I don't know; that's why I'm asking! :)

Is it sufficient to sniff just for "application/ogg" and then let the
UA's Ogg library determine whether or not the contents of the file can
be handled? (I'm sensing the consensus is yes.)

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Gordon P. Hemsley
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