Re: Content negotiation

At 13:02 27/01/99 +0100, Daniel Dardailler wrote:

>> I would say:
>> 1. Serve your documents with the correct Content-Type HTTP header. 
>> Include a charset parameter whenever might be ambiguity the encoding.
>> [Priority 1]
>This is mixed as "serving" the document is a matter of server conf,
>while including a charset can be done in HTML.

Not quite so. charset is a paremeter of the content type header.
Content-Type: text/html; charset=iso-8859-1

All http headers can be HTMLized with META.
<META http-equiv="Server" content="Apache 1.3.3">


Nir Dagan
Assistant Professor of Economics
Universidad Pompeu Fabra
Ramon Trias Fargas 25
08005 Barcelona

"There is nothing quite so practical as a good theory." 
-- A. Einstein

Received on Wednesday, 27 January 1999 14:40:12 UTC