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Re: [XHTML1.1] Error in Conformance Definition document?

From: Shane McCarron <shane@aptest.com>
Date: Mon, 02 Apr 2007 12:10:40 -0500
Message-ID: <46113910.2060407@aptest.com>
To: Lachlan Hunt <lachlan.hunt@lachy.id.au>
CC: www-html@w3.org

I will forward this request to the working group.  Thanks for your 
continued input.

Lachlan Hunt wrote:
>
> Shane McCarron wrote:
>> the current text reads:
>>
>> XHTML 1.1 documents SHOULD be labeled with the Internet Media Type 
>> "application/xhtml+xml" as defined in RFC3236.  For further 
>> information on using media types with XHTML, see the informative note 
>> XHTMLMIME.
>
> Can you actually write a MUST level requirement in that?  I suggest 
> you use this, or equivalent:
>
> XHTML 1.1 documents MUST be labelled with an XML Media Type such as 
> application/xml [RFC3023] or application/xhtml+xml [RFC3236] and MUST 
> NOT be labelled as text/html [RFC2854].
>

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