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<li><a href=#text/html><span class=secno>13.1 </span><code>text/html</code></a></li>
<li><a href=#application/xhtml+xml><span class=secno>13.2 </span><code>application/xhtml+xml</code></a></li>
<li><a href=#text/cache-manifest><span class=secno>13.3 </span><code>text/cache-manifest</code></a></li>
<li><a href=#application/microdata+json><span class=secno>13.4 </span><code>application/microdata+json</code></a></ol></li>
<li><a href=#text/ping><span class=secno>13.4 </span><code>text/ping</code></a></li>
<li><a href=#application/microdata+json><span class=secno>13.5 </span><code>application/microdata+json</code></a></ol></li>
<li><a class=no-num href=#index>Index</a></li>
<li><a class=no-num href=#references>References</a></li>
<li><a class=no-num href=#acknowledgements>Acknowledgements</a></ol>

<p>For URLs that are HTTP URLs, the requests must be performed by
<a href=#fetch title=fetch>fetching</a> the specified URLs using the
POST method, with an entity body with the <a href=#mime-type>MIME type</a> <code title="">text/ping</code> consisting of the four-character string
POST method, with an entity body with the <a href=#mime-type>MIME type</a>
<code><a href=#text/ping>text/ping</a></code> consisting of the four-character string
"<code title="">PING</code>". All relevant cookie and HTTP
authentication headers must be included in the request. Which other
headers are required depends on the URLs involved.</p>
<code><a href=#text/cache-manifest>text/cache-manifest</a></code> resources.</p>


<h3 id=application/microdata+json><span class=secno>13.4 </span><dfn><code>application/microdata+json</code></dfn></h3>
<h3 id=text/ping><span class=secno>13.4 </span><dfn><code>text/ping</code></dfn></h3>

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To: ietf-types@iana.org
Subject: Registration of media type text/ping
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<dl>
<dt>Type name:</dt>
<dd>text</dd>
<dt>Subtype name:</dt>
<dd>ping</dd>
<dt>Required parameters:</dt>
<dd>No parameters</dd>
<dt>Optional parameters:</dt>
<dd>No parameters</dd>
<dt>Encoding considerations:</dt>
<dd>Not applicable.</dd>
<dt>Security considerations:</dt>
<dd>
<p>If used exclusively in the fashion described in the context of
<a href=#hyperlink-auditing>hyperlink auditing</a>, this type introduces no new
security concerns.</p>
</dd>
<dt>Interoperability considerations:</dt>
<dd>
Rules applicable to this type are defined in this specification.
</dd>
<dt>Published specification:</dt>
<dd>
This document is the relevant specification.
</dd>
<dt>Applications that use this media type:</dt>
<dd>
Web browsers.
</dd>
<dt>Additional information:</dt>
<dd>
<dl>
<dt>Magic number(s):</dt>
<dd><code><a href=#text/ping>text/ping</a></code> resources always consist of the four
bytes 0x50 0x49 0x4E 0x47 (ASCII "PING").</dd>
<dt>File extension(s):</dt>
<dd>No specific file extension is recommended for this type.</dd>
<dt>Macintosh file type code(s):</dt>
<dd>No specific Macintosh file type codes are recommended for this type.</dd>
</dl>
</dd>
<dt>Person &amp; email address to contact for further information:</dt>
<dd>Ian Hickson &lt;ian@hixie.ch&gt;</dd>
<dt>Intended usage:</dt>
<dd>Common</dd>
<dt>Restrictions on usage:</dt>
<dd>Only intended for use with HTTP POST requests generated as part
of a Web browser's processing of the <code title=attr-hyperlink-ping><a href=#ping>ping</a></code> attribute.</dd>
<dt>Author:</dt>
<dd>Ian Hickson &lt;ian@hixie.ch&gt;</dd>
<dt>Change controller:</dt>
<dd>W3C and WHATWG</dd>
</dl>

<p>Fragment identifiers have no meaning with
<code><a href=#text/ping>text/ping</a></code> resources.</p>


<h3 id=application/microdata+json><span class=secno>13.5 </span><dfn><code>application/microdata+json</code></dfn></h3>

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<p>For URLs that are HTTP URLs, the requests must be performed by
<span title="fetch">fetching</span> the specified URLs using the
POST method, with an entity body with the <span>MIME type</span> <code
title="">text/ping</code> consisting of the four-character string
POST method, with an entity body with the <span>MIME type</span>
<code>text/ping</code> consisting of the four-character string
"<code title="">PING</code>". All relevant cookie and HTTP
authentication headers must be included in the request. Which other
headers are required depends on the URLs involved.</p>
<code>text/cache-manifest</code> resources.</p>


<h3><dfn><code>text/ping</code></dfn></h3>

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To: ietf-types@iana.org
Subject: Registration of media type text/ping
-->

<dl>
<dt>Type name:</dt>
<dd>text</dd>
<dt>Subtype name:</dt>
<dd>ping</dd>
<dt>Required parameters:</dt>
<dd>No parameters</dd>
<dt>Optional parameters:</dt>
<dd>No parameters</dd>
<dt>Encoding considerations:</dt>
<dd>Not applicable.</dd>
<dt>Security considerations:</dt>
<dd>
<p>If used exclusively in the fashion described in the context of
<span>hyperlink auditing</span>, this type introduces no new
security concerns.</p>
</dd>
<dt>Interoperability considerations:</dt>
<dd>
Rules applicable to this type are defined in this specification.
</dd>
<dt>Published specification:</dt>
<dd>
This document is the relevant specification.
</dd>
<dt>Applications that use this media type:</dt>
<dd>
Web browsers.
</dd>
<dt>Additional information:</dt>
<dd>
<dl>
<dt>Magic number(s):</dt>
<dd><code>text/ping</code> resources always consist of the four
bytes 0x50 0x49 0x4E 0x47 (ASCII "PING").</dd>
<dt>File extension(s):</dt>
<dd>No specific file extension is recommended for this type.</dd>
<dt>Macintosh file type code(s):</dt>
<dd>No specific Macintosh file type codes are recommended for this type.</dd>
</dl>
</dd>
<dt>Person &amp; email address to contact for further information:</dt>
<dd>Ian Hickson &lt;ian@hixie.ch></dd>
<dt>Intended usage:</dt>
<dd>Common</dd>
<dt>Restrictions on usage:</dt>
<dd>Only intended for use with HTTP POST requests generated as part
of a Web browser's processing of the <code
title="attr-hyperlink-ping">ping</code> attribute.</dd>
<dt>Author:</dt>
<dd>Ian Hickson &lt;ian@hixie.ch></dd>
<dt>Change controller:</dt>
<dd>W3C and WHATWG</dd>
</dl>

<p>Fragment identifiers have no meaning with
<code>text/ping</code> resources.</p>


<h3><dfn><code>application/microdata+json</code></dfn></h3>

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