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Re: Image sprites use cases

From: Brad Kemper <brad.kemper@gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 1 Sep 2009 13:46:17 -0700
Message-Id: <6CB315EF-BB64-43E8-A912-6B439F74CF1F@gmail.com>
To: David Perrell <davidp@hpaa.com>
Cc: "<www-style@w3.org>" <www-style@w3.org>


On Sep 1, 2009, at 1:05 PM, "David Perrell" <davidp@hpaa.com> wrote:

> Aryeh Gregor wrote:
> | Because there's no widely-used program that authors can use to  
> encode
> | their files using multipart MIME.  ZIP support, on the other hand,  
> is
> | ubiquitous.
>
> But then there's that pesky task of creating manifest files.
>
> Seems this idea needs a resource file with an up-front directory/ 
> index and a means to automatically create that file for a given page.

I assumed the manifest would be an optional XML file in the root of  
the zip. If it is missing, then all cache values are the same, and you  
make-do without content-types. Call it "manifest.xml" and make it  
simple enough to edit by hand. 
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