Re: No media type

On Mon, Nov 23, 2009 at 7:39 AM, Norman Walsh <> wrote:
> I ask because I find myself in a situation where I want to distinguish
> between XSL transformations and XProc pipelines. Following the
> convention of the XML Stylesheet PI and the script and link elements
> in HTML, it's tempting to say:
>  <transform name="foo" type="text/xsl" fileref="foo.xsl"/>
>  <transform name="bar" type="application/xproc+xml" fileref="bar.xpl"/>
> Except I can't because there isn't a MIME if we aren't
> going to define a MIME type, what should I do in this case?

I think we should register application/xproc+xml.

--Alex Milowski
"The excellence of grammar as a guide is proportional to the paucity of the
inflexions, i.e. to the degree of analysis effected by the language

Bertrand Russell in a footnote of Principles of Mathematics

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