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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()

Nikunj
http://o-micron.blogspot.com

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

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