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Re: Wrong Content-Type for RELAX NG schemas

From: Ian B. Jacobs <ij@w3.org>
Date: Sat, 16 Feb 2008 16:08:06 -0600
To: Henri Sivonen <hsivonen@iki.fi>
Cc: site-comments@w3.org
Message-Id: <1203199686.21882.2.camel@localhost>
Hi Henri,

I'll forward to the sysfolks. Thank you,

 _ Ian

On Sat, 2008-02-16 at 19:35 +0200, Henri Sivonen wrote:
> Hi,
> 
> w3.org is sending .rng files (e.g. http://www.w3.org/Graphics/SVG/1.2/rng/Tiny-1.2/Tiny-1.2.rng) 
>   and .rnc files (e.g. http://www.w3.org/TR/2006/WD-its-20060222/its.rnc) 
>   as text/plain. This prevents processing by agents that honor  
> Authoritative Metadata:
> http://www.w3.org/2001/tag/doc/mime-respect
> 
> .rng is XML but doesn't have a specific */*+xml type. Therefore, the  
> most appropriate MIME type for .rng is application/xml. .rnc has a  
> registered MIME type:
> http://www.iana.org/assignments/media-types/application/relax-ng-compact-syntax
> 
> Best regards,
-- 
Ian Jacobs (ij@w3.org)   http://www.w3.org/People/Jacobs/
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