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Re: Embed manifest

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Mon, 9 Jan 2012 22:59:46 +0000 (UTC)
To: juancarlospaco@ubuntu.com
cc: www-html@w3.org
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.64.1201092259320.13105@ps20323.dreamhostps.com>
On Sun, 8 Jan 2012, Juan Carlos Ojeda wrote:
> On Sat, Jan 7, 2012 at 12:42 AM, Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch> wrote:
> > 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.
> 
> I need to make a Single File WebApp, i got the CSS and JS embed already, 
> i cant embed the .MANIFEST ...and i dont want to use data uri :( it 
> makes A LOT of sense.

If it's a single file, you don't need a manifest.

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