The application/atom+xml Type Parameter

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Author James Snell 
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The Atom Syndication Format (RFC 4287) defines the 'application/ atom+xml' media type to identify both Atom Feed and Atom Entry Documents. This document defines an optional 'type' parameter used to differentiate the two types of Atom documents.


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