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Re: Scripts...

From: Bjoern Hoehrmann <derhoermi@gmx.net>
Date: Sat, 11 May 2002 10:48:13 +0200
To: Nick Kew <nick@webthing.com>
Cc: <www-validator@w3.org>
Message-ID: <vhmpdusk0h1rc0hn2eas0rc52375d403f8@4ax.com>
* Nick Kew wrote:
>On Sat, 11 May 2002, Bjoern Hoehrmann wrote:
>> * Ville Skytt wrote:
>> >Maybe a nitpick thingy, but I'd rather not recommend using
>> >"text/javascript" since it is not officially registered in IANA [1].
>> >
>> >"application/x-javascript" would IMHO be a better, more established
>> >choice, that's what for example Apache sends by default.  See also [2].
>> Using private media types in a public envoirement is worse to me than
>> using a not-yet registered type. But this is offtopic here...
>On the contrary, that's exactly what "x-[anything]" media types are for:
>a type known to one or more Client or Server, but not registered.

Yes, private media types are for use between two parties, but publishing
on the WWW implies an agreement between you and the rest of the world.
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