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Re: HTML Validator HTTP Accept

From: Aristotelis Mikropoulos <amikrop@gmail.com>
Date: Thu, 11 Dec 2008 22:27:34 +0200
Message-ID: <47ceec760812111227p2dacac8bo7886f0ca6d3c823d@mail.gmail.com>
To: www-validator@w3.org
Sigh. Please, do not assume that the Web Developer always has access
to the Apache's configuration files, or even .htaccess files. Anyway, thanks
for your time.

On Thu, Dec 11, 2008 at 10:16 PM, Eric B. Bednarz <lists@bednarz.nl> wrote:

> "Aristotelis Mikropoulos" <amikrop@gmail.com> writes:
>
> > Andreas Prilop <andreasprilopwww@trashmail.net> wrote:
>
> >> wget -S --head='Accept:application/xhtml+xml;q=0'
> http://indy.kamibu.com/
> >>
> >>  HTTP/1.0 200 OK
> >>  Content-Type: application/xhtml+xml; charset=utf-8
>
> > Not complicated at all. See? you just proved what I said.
> > If you include such an HTTP header, my site will just do
> > the right thing.
>
> Sigh. Your site does *not* do the right thing.
>
> <http://www.w3.org/Protocols/rfc2616/rfc2616-sec3.html#sec3.9>
>
> If you think you must implement content negotiation yourself, the least
> you could do is RTFM first (if that seems impolite, try to understand
> what your above server response actually means :).
>



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