Media Type 'application/vnd.wap.wmlc' Details

Media Type 'application/vnd.wap.wmlc' Details

Basic Info
Media Type application
subtype vnd.wap.wmlc
Registered? Yes
See also Stark

Tags: (none)

File Formats: (none)


From: "Peter Stark" <[email protected]>
To: <[email protected]>
Subject: Registration of MIME media types in application/vnd.wap.wmlc
Date: Tue, 2 Mar 1999 16:53:09 -0800

MIME media type name: application

MIME subtype name: vnd.wap.wmlc

Required parameters: none

Optional parameters: charset and level

The level parameter indicates the WML version. The value has the
format: <major>.<minor>; where major and minor are integers. For
example, level="1.1" indicates version 1.1.

The charset parameter is the same as specified in [rfc-2046].

Encoding considerations:

Encoding of this media type follows the same principles as specified
for the XML media types in [RFC-2376].

Security considerations:

As an XML format, binary WML has the same security considerations as
specified in [RFC-2376].

Interoperability considerations:

The WAP Forum Ltd. Interoperability Working Group (WIG) assess
interoperability for all WAP Forum Ltd. specifications. See [WAP].

Published specification:

The WML specification is available at

Applications which use this media type:

Any that conforms to the WML specification.

Additional information:

The data is WML in Binary XML format. The binary XML specification is
available at

Magic number(s): none
File extension(s): .wmlc .wbxml
Macintosh File Type Code(s): n/a

Person & email address to contact for further information:

Peter Stark
Unwired Planet
[email protected]

Intended usage: COMMON

Author/Change controller: The WAP Forum Ltd.