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Re: The 'type' attribute

From: Etan Wexler <ewexler@stickdog.com>
Date: 05 Sep 2002 14:44:44-0700
To: www-html@w3.org
Message-ID: <content-type-attribute@d20020904.etan.wexler>

Jelks Cabaniss wrote to <www-html@w3.org> on 24 August 2002 in "The
'type' attribute" (<mid:000a01c24b29$4f575120$6701a8c0@blackie>):

> [...] we have to date been using the 'type'
> attribute for <link> and <style> (and <script>) to specify the MIME
> type.  Would it make sense to be more explicit, i.e. ...
> 
>         <link rel="stylesheet" notation="text/css" ... />
> 
>   or
> 
>         <link rel="stylesheet" mimetype="text/css" ... />

I would prefer the identifier already in use in MIME and in HTTP:
'content-type'.  So:

<link content-type="text/css" ... />

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Etan Wexler <mailto:ewexler@stickdog.com>
Received on Thursday, 5 September 2002 17:29:19 GMT

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