Re: [apps-discuss] text/yaml Re: [media-types] OpenApi media type registration questions

Scott Kitterman <scott@kitterman.com> Thu, 10 March 2016 17:44 UTC

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Subject: Re: [apps-discuss] text/yaml Re: [media-types] OpenApi media type registration questions
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On March 10, 2016 9:01:00 AM EST, Arnt Gulbrandsen <arnt@gulbrandsen.priv.no> wrote:
>Why should the registration be specific to one version?
>
>I think the most widely used type with significantly different versions
>is 
>HTML. AFAICT, the text/html media type is used for all versions of HTML
>in 
>practice, https://www.iana.org/assignments/media-types/text/html seems
>to 
>permit that, and if it's been a major problem, I haven't noticed.
>
>Why is versioning more important to YAML than to HTML?

I wasn't sure if it was important or not.

Scott K