Appendix A

MIME Types and File Extensions

MIME types are available at:

Table A.1. MIME types and httpd support.

What It is (If Noted)
File Extensions (ncSA)
File Extensions (CERN)
application/acad AutoCAD drawing files   dwg, DWG
application/clariscad ClarisCAD files   ccAD
application/drafting MATRA Prelude drafting   DRW
application/dxf DXF (AutoCAD)   dxf, DXF
application/i-deas SDRC I-DEAS files   unv, UNV
application/iges IGES graphics format   igs, iges, IGs, IGES
Uninterpreted binary bin bin
application/oda   oda oda
application/pdf PDF (Adobe Acrobat) pdf pdf
application/postscript PostScript, encapsulated PostScript, Adobe Illustrator   ai, PS, ps, eps
application/pro_eng PTC Pro/ENGINEER part prt, PRT
application/rtf Rich Text Format rtf rtf
application/set SET (French CAD standard)   set, SET
application/sla Stereolithography   stl, STL
application/solids MATRA Prelude Solids   SOL
application/STEP ISO-10303 STEPdata files   stp, STP, step, STEP
application/vda VDA-FS surface data   vda, VDA
application/x-mif FrameMaker MIF format mif  
application/x-csh C-shell script csh csh
application/x-dvi TeX dvi dvi dvi
application/x-hdf ncSA HDF data file hdf hdf
application/x-latex LaTeX source latex latex
application/x-netcdf Unidata netCDF nc, cdf nc, cdf
application/x-sh Bourne shell script sh sh
application/x-tcl TCL script tcl tcl
application/x-tex TeX source tex tex
application/x-texinfo Texinfo (emacs) texinfo, texi texinfo, texi
application/x-troff troff t, tr, roff t, tr, roff
troff with MAN macros man man
troff with ME macros me me
troff with MS macros ms ms
WAIS source src src
application/zip ZIP archive zip  
application/x-bcpio Old binary CPIO bcpio bcpio
application/x-cpio POSIX CPIO cpio cpio
application/x-gtar GNU tar gtar gtar
application/x-shar Shell archive shar shar
application/x-sv4cpio SVR4 CPIO sv4cpio sv4cpio
application/x-sv4crc SVR4 CPIO with CRC sv4crc sv4crc
application/x-tar 4.3BSD tar format tar tar
application/x-ustar POSIX tar format ustar ustar
audio/basic Basic audio (usually _-law) au, snd au, snd
audio/x-aiff AIFF audio aif, aiff, aifc aif, aiff, aifc
audio/x-wav Windows WAVE audio wav wav
image/gif GIF image gif gif
image/ief Image Exchange format ief ief
image/jpeg JPEG image jpeg, jpg jpe jpg, JPG, JPE, jpe, JPEG, jpeg
image/tiff TIFF image tiff, tif tiff, tif
image/x-cmu-raster CMU raster ras ras
PBM Anymap format pnm pnm
PBM Bitmap format pbm pbm
PBM Graymap format pgm pgm
PBM Pixmap format ppm ppm
image/x-rgb RGB image rgb rgb
image/x-xbitmap X bitmap xbm xbm
image/x-xpixmap X pixmap xpm xpm
image/x-xwindowdump X Windows dump (xwd) format xwd xwd
multipart/x-zip PKZIP archive   zip
multipart/x-gzip GNU zIP archive   gzip
text/html HTML html html, htm
text/plain Plain text txt txt, g, h, C, cc, hh, m, f90
text/richtext MIME rich text rtx rtx
text/tab-separated- values Text with tab-separated values tsv tsv
text/x-setext Struct-enhanced text etx etx
video/mpeg MPEG video mpeg, mpg, mpe MPG, mpg, MPE, mpe, MPEG, mpeg
video/quicktime QuickTime video qt, mov qt, mov
video/x-msvideo Microsoft Windows video avi avi
video/x-sgi-movie SGI movieplayer format movie movie