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[whatwg] overriding MIME type in accept attribute?

From: Lachlan Hunt <lachlan.hunt@iinet.net.au>
Date: Tue, 06 Jul 2004 09:59:20 +1000
Message-ID: <40E9EB58.3020204@iinet.net.au>
Hallvord Reiar Michaelsen Steen wrote:
> Another issue: on Windows, if I try to upload a file with no 
> extension, how is the UA supposed to work out what the MIME type is? 
> Content sniffing?

   I would expect it to send the file as "application/octet-steam", 
which is for any arbitary binary data.  That's what current UAs do.

Lachlan Hunt

lachlan.hunt at lachy.id.au
Received on Monday, 5 July 2004 16:59:20 UTC

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