Re: JSR311: Java mime type

From: Paul Sandoz <Paul.Sandoz_at_Sun.COM>
Date: Fri, 22 May 2009 10:07:48 +0200

On May 22, 2009, at 3:39 AM, Bill Burke wrote:

> I didn't see any Java mime types registered with Iana. Maybe this
> is something we should think about, define in JAX-RS, and register
> with Iana?

Yes, JAX-RS would be a reasonable place to specify any such media type

> First thoughts are something like:
> application/*+java;version=x

For Java source, classes, jars, wars, web start stuff?

Does it make sense for individual classes?

> Or maybe something that is class/SerialVersion UID aware, but not
> sure if this is something that should be exposed through a media
> type decl.

Not sure either...