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Re: MathML won't display (or: what triggers mathplayer behaviour?)

From: Chris Chiasson <chris@chiasson.name>
Date: Fri, 18 May 2007 09:20:42 -0500
Message-ID: <acbec1a40705180720k618057eegc85d6e0c3a6d5f7c@mail.gmail.com>
To: "David Carlisle" <davidc@nag.co.uk>
Cc: R.W.Kaye@bham.ac.uk, www-math@w3.org

This is the content-type header (sent to Firefox, but you aren't doing
any browser sniffing or content negotiation - are you?):

Content-Type: application/xhtml+xml;charset=UTF-8

The MathPlayer people said this prevents it from firing:


On 5/18/07, David Carlisle <davidc@nag.co.uk> wrote:
> > This is strange, as there should be enough stuff there to
> > trigger Mathplayer into action
> I'd have thought so too, only thing I can think of is that IE isn't
> taking note of the server specified mime type because of the ? query
> string. IE is known to have some odd heuristics in that area, but I'm not
> sure how to test that
> As an aside, to get mathml into a blog (blogger) over which I had less
> control (It always serves as text/html as far as I can see) I found
> Peter Jipsen's script quite useful.
> http://dpcarlisle.blogspot.com/2007/04/as-mentioned-in-earlier-post-im.html
> David
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