[rdfweb-dev] Slightly off topic - rdf+xml mime type in firebird
danbri at w3.org
Fri Aug 1 15:27:46 UTC 2003
* Julian Bond <julian_bond at voidstar.com> [2003-07-31 12:14+0100]
> There's quite a lot of foaf out there with a mime type of
> For some reason my copy of Mozilla Firebird barfs on this. It either
> throws a dialog saying "Unknown mime type, save, launch, cancel" or it
> launches IE.
> Does anyone know how to persuade it to treat it like xml and load it
> itself? If I try and tell it to use mozillafirebird.exe it goes into a
> loop launching new windows.
> All this is on MS Win but it should be similar on other platforms.
It turns out my colleague Dominique Hazaël-Massieux has already filed
a bug with Mozilla for this problem. See Bugzilla tracker at
No sign of a resolution though...
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