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Re: soap:body and media types (fwd)

From: Mark Baker <distobj@acm.org>
Date: Sat, 18 Jun 2005 14:15:56 -0400
To: Anish Karmarkar <Anish.Karmarkar@oracle.com>
Cc: xml-dist-app@w3.org
Message-ID: <20050618181556.GJ3412@markbaker.ca>

Hi Anish,

On Fri, Jun 17, 2005 at 02:19:06PM -0700, Anish Karmarkar wrote:
> Perhaps not the best place to discuss Atom, but was curious as to how 
> this work given that MIME media types apply to octet-streams?

Well, while not all octet-streams can be character data in an XML
document, all data in an XML document is an octet-stream.  In other
words, you wouldn't use image/jpeg, but you might use image/svg+xml.

Mark Baker.  Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA.          http://www.markbaker.ca
Coactus; Web-inspired integration strategies   http://www.coactus.com
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