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RFC 6657

"Update to MIME regarding "charset" Parameter Handling in Textual Media Types", July 2012

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Status:
PROPOSED STANDARD
Updates:
RFC 2046
Authors:
A. Melnikov
J. Reschke
Stream:
IETF
Source:
appsawg (app)

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Abstract

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. [STANDARDS-TRACK]


For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.

For the definition of Stream, see RFC 4844.


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