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Re: KD011 Inconsistencies between representation data and metadata

From: Karl Dubost <karl@w3.org>
Date: Tue, 19 Oct 2004 17:22:02 -0400
Message-Id: <EB265E14-2214-11D9-8358-000A95718F82@w3.org>
Cc: public-webarch-comments@w3.org
To: Norman Walsh <ndw@nwalsh.com>

Le 15 oct. 2004, à 15:34, Norman Walsh a écrit :

> / Norman Walsh <ndw@nwalsh.com> was heard to say:
> | * KD 011
> | 3.4. Inconsistencies between Representation Data and Metadata
> | """On the other hand, there is no inconsistency in serving
> | HTML content with the media type "text/plain", for example,
> | as this combination is licensed by specification"""
> | You could even say that it could be done on purpose, when for example
> | someone wants to display the source of an HTML file for example. User
> | agents must not contradict the media-type which has been sent.
>
> That's the point that is being made. Do you feel it is unclear?

For a linguist it's clear.
For a Web developer it could be something like.

Suggestion:
	HTML content with the media type "text/plain",
	for example, as this combination is licensed by
	specification to display the source code of the
	HTML file.

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Karl Dubost - http://www.w3.org/People/karl/
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