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Re: broken validator image

From: Philip TAYLOR <P.Taylor@Rhul.Ac.Uk>
Date: Fri, 22 Jan 2010 18:22:35 +0000
Message-ID: <4B59ECEB.1000301@Rhul.Ac.Uk>
To: Yves Lafon <ylafon@w3.org>
CC: Jens Meiert <jens@meiert.com>, Seb <spluque@gmail.com>, www-validator-css@w3.org
Is it possible (I can't see how to test the
hypothesis using Seamonkey) that if the
set of "Accept" headers doesn't include
"image/png", a GIF will be served but with
the wrong MIME type ?

Philip Taylor
--------
Yves Lafon wrote:
> On Fri, 22 Jan 2010, Jens Meiert wrote:
>
>> (+www-validator-css@, bcc:www-style@)
>>
>>> Does anybody know whether the CSS validator URI
>>> (http://jigsaw.w3.org/css-validator/images/vcss) refers to a broken
>>> image?
>>
>> It seems the image gets delivered w/ the wrong MIME type?the HTTP
>> response [1] indicates a PNG, but the image seems to be a GIF [2].
>
> Following [1] I see:
> Content-Location: http://jigsaw.w3.org/css-validator/images/vcss.png
> Content-Type: image/png
>
> And the document sent starts with a PNG header.
>
> So do you have a way to reproduce this?
>
>> Handing over to the validator crew.
>>
>>
>> [1]
>> http://www.schroepl.net/cgi-bin/http_trace.pl?url=http%3A%2F%2Fjigsaw.w3.org%2Fcss-validator%2Fimages%2Fvcss&method=GET&version=HTTP%2F1.0
>>
>> [2] http://jigsaw.w3.org/css-validator/images/vcss.gif
>>
>>
>
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