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Re: Microsoft's "I mean it" content-type parameter

From: Adam Barth <w3c@adambarth.com>
Date: Thu, 3 Jul 2008 22:19:29 -0700
Message-ID: <7789133a0807032219j7684435bm2e1329c7e559b593@mail.gmail.com>
To: "William A. Rowe, Jr." <wrowe@rowe-clan.net>
Cc: "Justin James" <j_james@mindspring.com>, "Karl Dubost" <karl@w3.org>, "Daniel Stenberg" <daniel@haxx.se>, "HTTP Working Group" <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>, public-html@w3.org

On Thu, Jul 3, 2008 at 9:41 PM, William A. Rowe, Jr.
<wrowe@rowe-clan.net> wrote:
> Rather than persisting FUD, I'd challenge you to point out only one
> significant site, and a relatively minor site, affected by such a change.

I encourage you to build a copy of Firefox without content sniffing
and try surfing the web.  I tried this for a while, and I remember
there being a lot of broken sites, including digg.com and united.com.

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