Adhoc Systems

In reply to https://www.jvt.me/posts/2021/01/05/why-content-negotiation/
Zachary Dunn's avatar.

Zachary Dunn

@zack:mozilla.org

Great read! I like the idea at the end of providing different experiences based on the client. I might give that a try on my own site.

I've seen vendor Accept headers before, but never seen any detail on the format. Is the application/vnd.*+json just a convention or is it standardized somewhere?

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Jamie Tanna's avatar
Jamie Tanna

Thanks! I'm liking your site, and will be keeping an eye on it 😀I've seen it documented in RFC 4288: Media Type Specifications and Registration Procedures although I thought it was just a convention if I'm honest, I didn't realise it was fully standardised, although it does make sense.