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Re: Media types

From: Mark Baker <distobj@acm.org>
Date: Thu, 17 Jan 2002 20:00:04 -0500 (EST)
Message-Id: <200201180100.UAA21097@markbaker.ca>
To: fielding@ebuilt.com (Roy T. Fielding)
Cc: simonstl@simonstl.com (Simon St.Laurent), www-tag@w3.org, ietf-xml-mime@imc.org
> Therefore, it is not useful to send something as application/xml unless
> the sender specifically wishes it to be processed as generic XML.

Fair enough.  So what if we define "generic XML" to include dispatch
to processors keyed on namespace declarations?  Wouldn't that make
it more semantically significant?

MB
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