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[whatwg] HTML resource packages

From: Tab Atkins Jr. <jackalmage@gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 3 Aug 2010 18:06:07 -0700
Message-ID: <AANLkTimZh84pGdGk1AMedW53f=hm=E-_bNYLSYx8NTV7@mail.gmail.com>
On Tue, Aug 3, 2010 at 5:31 PM, Justin Lebar <justin.lebar at gmail.com> wrote:
> We at Mozilla are hoping to ship HTML resource packages in Firefox 4,
> and we wanted to get the WhatWG's feedback on the feature.
>
> For the impatient, the spec is here:
>
> ? ?http://people.mozilla.org/~jlebar/respkg/
>
> and the bug (complete with builds you can try and some preliminary
> performance numbers) is here:
>
> ? ?https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=529208
[snip]
> We'd love to hear what you think of the specification and our implementation.

I love it!  You guys seem to have hit all the big points while
sidestepping the obvious problems.

Resource packages as Sprites 2.0 makes me very, very happy (and also
more confident about removing any attempt at a spriting solution from
CSS - it's the wrong layer).

~TJ
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