[wp-hackers] XSLT: Sample implementation

Pete Prodoehl pete.prodoehl at cygnusinteractive.com
Mon Jan 30 15:24:55 GMT 2006

David House wrote:
> Some problems:
> 2) Atom support isn't there. Firefox and Konqueror (the browsers I
> tested in) get scared off by Atom's mime type and prompt the user to
> download it. They don't recognise it as XML, so they don't transform
> it. We have two options here: give up or serve as text/xml (I guess
> the latter won't be too popular). Really, browsers should recognise
> application/atom+xml as something they can parse as XML and do so.

That's why I eventually gave up using application/rss+xml and switched 
to text/xml for RSS. Maybe it's time to do the same for Atom?


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