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Re: Content negotiation

From: Stephen Turner <S.R.E.Turner@statslab.cam.ac.uk>
Date: Thu, 9 Nov 1995 09:17:54 +0000 (GMT)
Message-Id: <m0tDT7L-000TJKC@cougar.statslab.cam.ac.uk>
To: www-talk@w3.org
segmentation fault (who???) wrote:
-> Perhaps something like
-> <img src="c.xyz" mimetype="image/jpeg"> would give the browser
-> the information it needs to determine whether it can display
-> this resource, or what additional types it should request.

That would perhaps be a possibility if the people writing HTML were experts.
But most, and increasingly many, are not.

Stephen R. E. Turner
  Stochastic Networks Group, Statistical Laboratory, University of Cambridge
  e-mail: sret1@cam.ac.uk  WWW: http://www.statslab.cam.ac.uk/~sret1/home.html
  "I always keep one big file in case I run out of space." A colleague of mine
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