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[OT] IE 6 and the data: URL scheme

From: Jonas Jørgensen <jonasj@jonasj.dk>
Date: Wed, 22 Jan 2003 15:20:24 +0100
Message-ID: <3E2EA8A8.50803@jonasj.dk>
To: www-html@w3.org

Roland Bluethgen wrote:
> <IMG SRC="data:image/gif;base64,R0lGODdhMAAwAPAAAAA ...
[...]
> Netscape browsers understand this for several versions now. Microsoft 
> browsers up to version 5 didn't understand this, don't know what version 
> 6 thinks about this, but I wouldn't be optimistic. ;-)

When I say:

"data:text/plain,test"

IE 6 responds:

"Invalid syntax error."

Nope, still not supported.

/Jonas
Received on Wednesday, 22 January 2003 09:20:26 GMT

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