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Re: Page Validates, but problems with validator

From: Pete Prodoehl <pete.prodoehl@cygnusinteractive.com>
Date: Thu, 01 Apr 2004 08:52:41 -0600
Message-ID: <406C2CB9.8010807@cygnusinteractive.com>
To: www-validator <www-validator@w3.org>

David Dorward wrote:
> On 1 Apr 2004, at 15:27, Pete Prodoehl wrote:
>> The extension should not matter, as long as the server is sending the 
>> correct mime type.
> Even if the server is not sending the correct content type, the 
> extension still should not matter (this is where I take Internet 
> Explorer out into the snow and shoot it).

Ah, yes, I didn't mean to suggest the extension would ever matter, that 
was poorly worded on my part.

I'll join you in the shooting of IE, which I've seen ignore the 
mime-type the server sends in favor of what it sees as an 'extension' at 
the end of a url...

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