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Re: FYI: Suffixed media type registrations about to go forward

From: Henry S. Thompson <ht@inf.ed.ac.uk>
Date: Fri, 14 Sep 2012 10:02:00 +0100
To: Robin Berjon <robin@w3.org>
Cc: www-tag@w3.org, public-xml-core-wg@w3.org
Message-ID: <f5bwqzxc707.fsf@calexico.inf.ed.ac.uk>
Robin Berjon writes:

> On 14/09/2012 10:30 , Henry S. Thompson wrote:
>> See
>>    http://tools.ietf.org/html/draft-ietf-appsawg-media-type-suffix-regs-04
>> This registers +suffixes for several binary xml formats, and includes
>> text about fragment identifier interpretation precedence.
> Is anyone still creating new content using WBXML or Fast Infoset? (Or
> ASN.1 for that matter.) If not, I wonder if it wouldn't be more
> sensible to just flag those suffixes as historical and just move on.

I _think_ the intention here is just to get existing
used-but-not-registered suffixes registered, without prejudice to
their expected subsequent use.

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