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Re: HTML Validator HTTP Accept

From: olivier Thereaux <ot@w3.org>
Date: Thu, 11 Dec 2008 11:11:16 -0500
Cc: Aristotelis Mikropoulos <amikrop@gmail.com>
Message-Id: <9AA8DB95-30E5-4ECB-84A2-2E4E25ACECA3@w3.org>
To: www-validator@w3.org


On 11-Dec-08, at 11:01 AM, Andreas Prilop wrote:
> The browser gets "text/html"
> http://www.unics.uni-hannover.de/nhtcapri/ruby-annotation.x.html
> or it gets "application/xhtml+xml"
> http://www.unics.uni-hannover.de/nhtcapri/ruby-annotation.xhtml

Right: it is often desireable to have a specific URI for each variant  
of a format-negotiated resource.

Not all techniques make it possible, however. The often-used "switch  
media type for a single page depending on the browser", for instance,  
doesn't.

-- 
olivier
Received on Thursday, 11 December 2008 16:11:26 GMT

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