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Re: Download HTML4.01 specification not compressed

From: Ian B. Jacobs <ij@w3.org>
Date: Fri, 12 Oct 2001 09:56:09 -0400
Message-ID: <3BC6F679.36D92D23@w3.org>
To: Leonardo Cerato <chefesta@hotmail.com>
CC: site-comments@w3.org
Leonardo Cerato wrote:
> 
> Dear W3C,
> I would like to inform You that either the HTML4.01 .pdf specification
> or the HTML4.01 .ps specification are downloadable in the current
> format.

Check out error #12 [1]. This is a browser bug; your browser has already
compressed them on the fly, but hasn't renamed them.

 _ Ian

[1] http://www.w3.org/MarkUp/html4-updates/errata#entry-12

> Even if You call them html401.pdf.gz and html401.ps.gz they are not gz
> archives but they are .pdf and .ps files respectively, in fact when I
> tried to decompress them I obtained the situation in which my
> tool (Winzip80) was not able to understand the compressed files
> because they are NOT compressed.
> The two files are downloadable at this link:
> http://www.w3.org/TR/html401/
> 
> (gzip'ed Postscript file [746Kb, 389 pages] and gzip'ed PDF file
> [963Kb])
> Sorry for my English.
> Leonardo Cerato
> 
> ----------------------------------------------------------------------
> Sarica GRATUITAMENTE MSN Explorer all'indirizzo
> http://explorer.msn.com

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