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Re: Enable compression of a blob to .zip file

From: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@MIT.EDU>
Date: Mon, 31 Oct 2011 14:34:33 -0400
Message-ID: <4EAEEA39.1000409@mit.edu>
To: public-webapps@w3.org
On 10/31/11 1:42 PM, Charles Pritchard wrote:
> I'm almost certain that somewhere, it is specified that the browser
> should sniff the first few bytes of the file to see
> if it is compressed.

I don't believe it is.  In fact, doing that would contradict the specs 
as they stand, to my knowledge.

I could be wrong, of course, but in that case citation needed...

-Boris
Received on Monday, 31 October 2011 18:42:29 GMT

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