text/xml vs application/xml

Thiago Macieira thiago at kde.org
Thu Dec 1 22:46:03 EET 2005

Kevin Krammer wrote:
>Isn't an XML file considered to be in ASCII unless a different enconding
> is specified by the processing instruction?

XML is UTF-8 unless specified otherwise, like the Content-Type or the 
<?xml ?> header.

cf http://lists.xml.org/archives/xml-dev/199911/msg00382.html
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