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Re: Mimetype: application/xhtml+xml -- add to validator?

From: Bjoern Hoehrmann <derhoermi@gmx.net>
Date: Tue, 05 Jun 2001 04:32:25 +0200
To: Terje Bless <link@tss.no>
Cc: www-validator@w3.org, www-html@w3.org
Message-ID: <9bfohtscsedvpapnkcd2g4hb6lv8p14fgm@4ax.com>
* Terje Bless wrote:
>>>   As of February 2001, the HTML WG has taken no official position on
>>>   what MIME media type should be used to describe XHTML 1.0 or any
>>>   other XHTML based language,
>>
>>That's quite wrong, text/xml and application/xml are appropriate.
>
>Just to clarify, that wasn't my statement;

However, you later state

| At the moment, XHTML does not exist as far as MIME is concerned, except
| insofar as it conforms to the backwards compatibility guidelines; in which
| case it should be labelled as "text/html" and validate as such.

As wrong as the ID... :-) EOT.
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