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Re: text/xml for SOAP is incorrect

From: <mmurata@trl.ibm.co.jp>
Date: Thu, 20 Sep 2001 11:31:57 +0900 (LMT)
To: distobj@acm.org
Cc: mmurata@trl.ibm.co.jp, xml-dist-app@w3.org, simonstl@simonstl.com, dan@dankohn.com
Message-Id: <20010920113157R.mmurata@trl.ibm.com>
Mark,

> > Dear the XML Protocol WG,
> > 
> > As a co-author of RFC 3023 (XML Media Types), I repeat my claim.  Use
> > of text/xml for SOAP is incorrect.  Please use application/xml,
> > instead.
> 
> I assume you're primarily suggesting that text/xml not be used, not that
> application/xml should be used.

Yes, you are right.  Thanks for your correction.

>I personally believe that
> application/soap+xml is the best choice as it;

As for this media type, I am happy to follow the agreement 
of the XML Protocol WG.

Cheers,

Makoto
Received on Wednesday, 19 September 2001 22:35:13 GMT

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