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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.)

Gordon P. Hemsley
Received on Tuesday, 27 November 2012 18:00:56 UTC

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