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Re: XHTML 1.1 as text/html

From: David Dorward <david@dorward.me.uk>
Date: Fri, 27 Apr 2007 16:12:36 +0100
To: www-validator@w3.org
Message-ID: <20070427151236.GA22378@us-lot.org>

On Fri, Apr 27, 2007 at 04:41:06PM +0200, Sierk Bornemann wrote:
> Modern web clients are served with "application/xhtml+xml", only IE  
> gets "text/html".

> I don't care very about IE. I don't want to help extend a miserable  
> browser. That's my personal and pedantic choice.

If your reason for using XHTML 1.1 is /because/ Internet Explorer
doesn't support it, why do you special case IE and serve it as
text/html so that it "works"?
David Dorward                                      http://dorward.me.uk
Received on Friday, 27 April 2007 15:12:45 GMT

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