Include typical font files like ttf in the default mime.types
mdounin at mdounin.ru
Mon Jan 2 23:49:35 UTC 2017
On Mon, Jan 02, 2017 at 04:06:15PM +0200, Otto Kekäläinen wrote:
> I noticed the default mime.types in Nginx does not include some very
> common assets, like ttf font files:
> I suggest the mime.types should be extended to include at least these:
> application/x-font-ttf ttf;
> application/vnd.ms-opentype otf;
As far as I can tell, both .ttf and .otf are handled fine when
served as application/octet-stream. Do you have any specific
reasons to add these types?
Note that nginx doesn't try to maintain all the mime types known,
but rather tries to supply types generally needed for a web
> A fairly extensive and well tested list combiled by multiple people
> with HB5P authority can be viewed at:
Note the link suggested uses "font/otf" for OpenType fonts instead.
> I'd recommend adopting the full listing above to fix the font issues
> and probably many other issues in one go.
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