Update to MIME regarding Charset Parameter Handling in Textual Media Types

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Authors Alexey Melnikov  , Julian Reschke 
Last updated 2012-02-01 (latest revision 2011-07-11)
Replaced by RFC 6657
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This document changes RFC 2046 rules regarding default charset parameter values for text/* media types to better align with common usage by existing clients and servers.


Alexey Melnikov (alexey.melnikov@isode.com)
Julian Reschke (julian.reschke@greenbytes.de)

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