Media Type 'text/vnd.wap.wml' Details

Media Type 'text/vnd.wap.wml' Details

Basic Info
Media Type text
subtype vnd.wap.wml
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 text/vnd.wap.wml
Date: Tue, 2 Mar 1999 16:53:09 -0800

MIME media type name: text

MIME subtype name: vnd.wap.wml

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, 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:

Magic number(s): none
File extension(s): .wml .xml
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.