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Re: xhtml and lang=en identifier

From: Jim Ley <jim@jibbering.com>
Date: Mon, 11 Nov 2002 16:32:06 -0000
To: www-validator@w3.org
Message-ID: <aqom26$3sm$1@main.gmane.org>


"Gannon J. Dick" <gdick@verizon.net> wrote in message
news:005b01c2899e$e06ea1a0$4ae44004@home2...

> MS has to support MIME type, and DOCTYPE as recognized information
transfer
> methods, they just don't want to (see:NIH Syndrome) for commercial
reasons.

IE hasn't had a release since the mime-type was registered...

> IIS puts out a MIME type of application/octet-stream.

IIS can be configured however you wish, IIS has also not been released
since the mime-type was registered.

> The W3C HTML Beta Validator fails.

again this pre-dates the mime-type.

Jim.
Received on Monday, 11 November 2002 11:33:52 GMT

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