Bug 1511 - add PNG to /etc/mime.types
add PNG to /etc/mime.types
Status: CLOSED CURRENTRELEASE
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: apache (Show other bugs)
5.2
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Assigned To: David Lawrence
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Reported: 1999-03-14 18:05 EST by willem
Modified: 2008-05-01 11:37 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 1999-03-15 10:25:21 EST
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Description willem 1999-03-14 18:05:17 EST
Dear RedHat,

I found a small omission in RedHat 5.2. Could I suggest that
you add to your list of Mime types (as defined in
/etc/mime.types) an entry for the PNG format:

	image/png	.png

For your convenience I quote a part of the
PNG-specification:

	The Internet Assigned Numbers Authority (IANA) has
	registered "image/png" as the Internet Media Type
for PNG
	[RFC-2045], [RFC-2048]. For robustness, decoders may
choose
	to also support the interim media type "image/x-png"
that
	was in use before registration was complete.

Kind regards,

Willem van Schaik
<willem@schaik.com>
Comment 1 Bill Nottingham 1999-03-15 10:25:59 EST
this is fixed in the latest release of the mailcap package.

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