Media Type Specifications and Registration Procedures

Document Type Replaced Internet-Draft (individual in app area)
Authors Tony Hansen  , John Klensin  , Ned Freed 
Last updated 2015-10-14 (latest revision 2011-09-05)
Replaced by RFC 6838
Stream Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF)
Intended RFC status Best Current Practice
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IESG IESG state Replaced by draft-ietf-appsawg-media-type-regs
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This document defines procedures for the specification and registration of media types for use in MIME and other Internet protocols.


Tony Hansen (
John Klensin (
Ned Freed (

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