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Re: DTD mimetype

From: Masayasu Ishikawa <mimasa@w3.org>
Date: Thu, 13 Mar 2003 16:48:05 +0900 (JST)
Message-Id: <20030313.164805.63134296.mimasa@w3.org>
To: sigler@bredband.no
Cc: www-talk@w3.org

"Sigurd Lerstad" <sigler@bredband.no> wrote:

> What is the mimeType for DTD files?

'application/xml-dtd'.  See RFC 3023 [1] for details.

> I have it set to text/xml on my windows computer. Is this correct?
> 
> But is a DTD file really an xml file?

It was allowed in RFC 2376 [2], but was changed to prohibit it in RFC 3023.

[1] http://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc3023.txt
[2] http://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc2376.txt

Regards,
-- 
Masayasu Ishikawa / mimasa@w3.org
W3C - World Wide Web Consortium
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