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Re: Embed manifest

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Sat, 7 Jan 2012 03:42:04 +0000 (UTC)
To: juancarlospaco@ubuntu.com
cc: www-html@w3.org
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.64.1201070341340.21075@ps20323.dreamhostps.com>
On Thu, 5 Jan 2012, Juan Carlos Ojeda wrote:
>
> Hi!, this is my first message here, so i hope iam doing it correctly...
> 
> Does exist any concept, idea, draft, whatever to make the manifest file 
> embed into the HTML document file ?
> 
> Actually we can embed CSS by using <style> and JS by using <script>, its 
> a <manifest> tag planned ? I know that manifest is Case Sensitive and 
> got its own MIME, but also JS is, and uses camel case too, and MIME.

The main use case for the manifest="" file in HTML is the ability to 
detect when the manifest changed without fetching any other files, so it 
doesn't really make sense to embed it.

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