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Re: Problems with xhtml11.dtd?

From: Tom Gilder <w3c@tom.me.uk>
Date: Fri, 17 May 2002 18:49:08 +0100
Message-ID: <172153980561.20020517184908@tom.me.uk>
To: www-html@w3.org, www-html-request@w3.org, Christoph Schneegans <Christoph@Schneegans.de>
On Friday, May 17, 2002, 1:59:06 PM, Christoph Schneegans wrote:
> IE's MIME type detection takes the leading 256 bytes into account.
> At <http://www.edlund.org/>, it sees the XML declaration, but not the
> <html> tag, and concludes there's an XML document.

That would explain why IE attempts to render http://tom.me.uk/2002/3/test.zip as
XML instead of downloading, how incredibly idiotic.

Tom Gilder
Received on Friday, 17 May 2002 13:50:39 GMT

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