Proposal for a MIME mapping spec
ville.skytta at iki.fi
Thu Jul 8 22:19:20 EEST 2004
On Thu, 2004-07-08 at 21:31, Sean Middleditch wrote:
> On Thu, 2004-07-08 at 14:13, Ville Skyttä wrote:
> > On Thu, 2004-07-08 at 00:22, Jonathan Blandford wrote:
> > > Comments? Questions? Concerns?
> > Has wildcarding or regexps been considered?
> > For example it could be convenient to be able to write
> > MimeType=text/*;application/*xml;
> That would be a _really_ bad idea. But since we have type inheritance,
> it isn't necessary. All MIME types that are compatible with text/plain
> should inherit from it, so anything that supports text/plain will
> support them as well.
Cool, that's a lot better indeed. Is it implemented somewhere already?
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