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Re: External parsed entities (Re: Inconsistency between IETF and W3C...)

From: Chris Lilley <chris@w3.org>
Date: Wed, 01 Dec 1999 18:36:45 +0100
Message-ID: <38455CAD.609F3375@w3.org>
To: Larry Masinter <lmm@acm.org>
CC: MURATA Makoto <murata.makoto@fujixerox.co.jp>, Dan Connolly <connolly@w3.org>, timbl@w3.org, simonstl@simonstl.com, ietf-xml-mime@imc.org, Tsmith@parc.xerox.com, xsl-editors@w3.org


Larry Masinter wrote:

> The point is that the general question of "this message body, which
> MIME type should I use" can always have multiple answers (since
> application/octet-stream usually applies, for example).

Yes. My concern is that the question "is this thing, returned as
application/xml, actually xml or not" should *not* have multiple
answers.

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Chris
Received on Wednesday, 1 December 1999 12:37:54 GMT

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