Missing Content-Type: header element (Was: Problems seeing mail)

B. Johannessen bob at db.org
Sun Aug 27 19:20:38 CEST 2006

Martin Marques wrote:
 > Thomas Bruederli wrote:
>> I'll check that and add a fallback to text/plain.
> Could the fallback be for badly written content-type headers too?

If you do, please make sure you only fall-back to text/plain if the 
"badly written" Content-Type header element starts with "text/". That 
would be in agreement with the MIME RFC, which mandates that an unknown 
subtype of "text" should be treated as text/plain.


More information about the Dev mailing list