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Ask to serve FontAwesome .woff file with correct MIME type #2962

gregoryfoster opened this Issue Feb 24, 2014 · 2 comments

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1) Open the Chrome Developer Tools Console
2) Navigate to a page which requests the fontawesome-webfont.woff resource from

Observed results:
1) A warning is displayed; it states:
Resource interpreted as Font but transferred with MIME type application/x-woff: ""


Desired results:
1) No warning is displayed
1a) Please contact your provider to have them update their web server configuration to serve .woff files with MIME type application/font-woff

See "Google Chrome and WOFF font MIME type warnings" (Mar 15, 2013):

Here was an earlier somewhat similar issue that was resolved by the reporter [ #654 ].

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@gregoryfoster could you please report this to maxcdn?

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tagliala commented Sep 2, 2014

closing here

@tagliala tagliala closed this Sep 2, 2014
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