[whatwg] Spec error: UTF-16LE BOM for content-type sniffing

Adam Barth whatwg at adambarth.com
Mon Apr 13 08:19:55 PDT 2009

Thanks.  This will be fixed in the next version of draft-abarth-mime-sniff.


On Mon, Apr 13, 2009 at 3:49 AM, Aaron Crane <what at aaroncrane.co.uk> wrote:
> There seems to be a typo in the table used for the "unknown type" part
> of the content-type sniffing algorithm, as found at
> http://www.whatwg.org/specs/web-apps/current-work/multipage/infrastructure.html#content-type-sniffing:-unknown-type
> Specifically, the row with the comment "UTF-16LE BOM" lists FF FF as
> the BOM in question, rather than FF FE.
> Apologies if this has already been reported.
> --
> Aaron Crane ** http://aaroncrane.co.uk/

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