[whatwg] [mimesniff] Handling container formats like Ogg

Gordon P. Hemsley gphemsley at gmail.com
Tue Nov 27 09:19:13 PST 2012

On Tue, Nov 27, 2012 at 4:39 AM, Henri Sivonen <hsivonen at iki.fi> wrote:
> On Tue, Nov 27, 2012 at 12:59 AM, Gordon P. Hemsley <gphemsley at gmail.com> wrote:
>> Would this be something UAs would prefer to handle in their Ogg
>> library, or should I spec it as part of sniffing?
> What would be the use case for handling it as part of sniffing layer?

I don't know; that's why I'm asking! :)

Is it sufficient to sniff just for "application/ogg" and then let the
UA's Ogg library determine whether or not the contents of the file can
be handled? (I'm sensing the consensus is yes.)

Gordon P. Hemsley
me at gphemsley.org

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