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proprietary media types

By Lucas Gonze | Lucas Gonze <lgonze@...> | lucas_gonze
August 7, 2004 | Post #596 | Topic #567

On Sat, 7 Aug 2004, Adrian Miles wrote: > > On 07/08/2004, at 9:06 AM, Lucas Gonze wrote: > >> The choice of player should be up to the client rather than the server. >> > in an ideal world :-) but what client should .wmv go to? :-) If VLC doesn't play .wmv yet, it's only a matter of time. The generic nature of mime types accomplishes a lot of practical work. In particular, that's what allows new software to be used with old mime types. - Lucas