[Mongrel] [SURVEY] MIME types questions for Mongrel 1.0 RC1
Wayne E. Seguin
wayneeseguin at gmail.com
Thu Dec 7 09:30:50 EST 2006
On Dec 06, 2006, at 17:19 , Zed A. Shaw wrote:
> 1) Should Mongrel support a larger set of default mime types?
> 2) What should those defaults be? Post a YAML file somewhere so I
> can compare the various answers.
After reading through the previous posts from last night,
My list matches Ezra's at http://pastie.caboo.se/26234
> 3) What should be the default mime type if a file doesn't match?
> 3a) Where do you get this default?
Default for Lighttpd
> 4) Would anyone object to Mongrel moving the default mime type list
> into a YAML file in the source tree that it loads? **You'd still
> be able to override like normal.**
Sounds like a great idea, this also would allow for people to
override the defaults for an entire server (shared hosting
> 5) If your favorite web server does it a particular way, do you
> actually think this is the real standard or just what that web
> server does?
Apache is pretty much the best "standard" to follow in this area I
> 5a) Do you think this default could be improved on depending on the
> situation? Think development vs. production deployments.
This would be useful in my opinion.
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