[webkit-dev] image types in MimeTypeRegistry.cpp

Oliver Hunt oliver at apple.com
Fri Sep 14 18:16:55 PDT 2007

On 14/09/2007, at 6:02 PM, Sunil Bannur wrote:

> Hi,
> I have been trying to display bmp and tiff images on both win and  
> mac, apparently both of these work on mac and don't on windows.
> I noticed that the tiff format is not added to the  
> supportedImageMIMETypes in webcore/platform/MimeTypeRegistry.cpp,  
> but once I added image/tiff, it starts working - any specific  
> reason why tiff was excluded in the first place.
Sounds like a bug :-O

You can file a bug (and patch maybe?) at http://bugs.webkit.org
> Also, I noticed that for bmp, the data is got, but the image does  
> not gets displayed - but it works on safari for windows - any  
> specific reason why this does not work.
What do you mean? It works on windows but not mac? or vice verse?

> Also, is there a way to enable only those types which work on both  
> mac and win?
What do you mean? png/jpeg work on both, and are about as standard as  
you get...

> Thanks
> -Sunil
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