XRID proposal for YADIS
drummond.reed at cordance.net
Mon Nov 7 19:55:15 PST 2005
Thanks Les. XRI TC hasn't formally registered this content type yet, but it
intends to as part of the final approval process for XRI Resolution 2.0.
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On Behalf Of Chasen, Les
Sent: Monday, November 07, 2005 4:16 PM
To: Martin Atkins; yadis at lists.danga.com
Subject: RE: XRID proposal for YADIS
The spec calls for content type: application/xrid+xml
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[mailto:yadis-bounces at lists.danga.com] On Behalf Of Martin Atkins
Sent: Monday, November 07, 2005 5:57 PM
To: yadis at lists.danga.com
Subject: Re: XRID proposal for YADIS
Does XRID have a registered MIME type?
While the current spec doesn't directly depend on this, my proposed
changes do. The capabilities document must have a distinctive type which
can be sniffed for in the Accept header.
Even without my proposed changes, text/xml isn't a very reliable MIME
type to use to see if the response is a capabilities document and so the
consumer would have to just try parsing it rather than shortcutting to
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