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To: Mitch Davis <mjd@xxxxxxxxxx>
Cc: Freeciv users <freeciv@xxxxxxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: [Freeciv] An illustrated freeciv game
From: John Goerzen <jgoerzen@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Wed, 18 Nov 1998 18:44:52 -0600

On Thu, Nov 19, 1998 at 10:37:52AM +1100, Mitch Davis wrote:

> John Goerzen wrote:
> > 
> > On Fri, Nov 13, 1998 at 05:25:18PM +0100, Reinier Post wrote:
> > 
> > > A related question: can we agree on a MIME type for .sav files,
> > 
> > If you want a MIME type, you need a more unique extension.  Lots of programs
> > use .sav.
> A MIME type does not have to be associated with a specific
> extension.

True, but for programs to correctly assign the mime type, it generally does. 
And if people have to remember the type manually, well, that won't work.

> Having said that, .sav might not be the best extension.  But
> it's also hard to think of a better one either... :-(


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