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RE: text/xml for SOAP is incorrect

From: Graham Klyne <GK@ninebynine.org>
Date: Wed, 19 Sep 2001 14:44:53 +0100
Message-Id: <>
To: "Williams, Stuart" <skw@hplb.hpl.hp.com>
Cc: xml-dist-app@w3.org
At 02:13 PM 9/19/01 +0100, Williams, Stuart wrote:
>I was wondering if there would be anything too awful about creating a new
>MIME/HTTP header for use in conjuction with content-types of "*/xml" called
>"Root-Element-Name" which encoded the fully qualified element name of the
>document's root element.

You could do something like this:

   Content-features: (schema="http:/www.example.com/Schema-name")

This MIME header is defined by RFC 2912.  This example presumes 
registration of a "schema" media feature tag, per RFC 2506.


Graham Klyne
Received on Wednesday, 19 September 2001 10:34:23 UTC

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