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From: Nikunj R. Mehta <nikunj.mehta@oracle.com>
Date: Mon, 17 Aug 2009 16:29:12 -0700
Cc: arun@mozilla.com, Web Applications Working Group WG <public-webapps@w3.org>
Message-Id: <A285CBCF-26E9-4262-8B5A-9D777834EE94@oracle.com>
To: Jonas Sicking <jonas@sicking.cc>

On Aug 5, 2009, at 6:55 PM, Jonas Sicking wrote:

> What's the use-case for getAsBase64?

I have another use case for this. The Atom Publishing protocol per RFC  
5023 [1] accepts inline binary data represented in base 64 encoding.  
In order to submit binary inline content in an Atom entry to an Atom  
server, it would be necessary to getAsBase64()


[1] http://tools.ietf.org/html/rfc5023
Received on Monday, 17 August 2009 23:31:46 UTC

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