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Re: SVG12: image/svg+xml gzip requirements

From: Thomas DeWeese <Thomas.DeWeese@Kodak.com>
Date: Wed, 08 Dec 2004 16:00:35 -0500
Message-ID: <41B76B73.1030500@Kodak.com>
To: Bjoern Hoehrmann <derhoermi@gmx.net>
CC: www-svg@w3.org, ietf-types@iana.org

Bjoern Hoehrmann wrote:

> * Thomas DeWeese wrote:
> 
>>>The TAG finding has no impact whatsoever on SVG Viewer conformance
>>>requirements, I think the TAG will happily clarify this if you ask
>>>for it on www-tag. You would need to argue that this is allowed by
>>>the SVG Viewer conformance requirements. I think it is clear that
>>>this is not allowed by those conformance requirements.
>>
>>   Huh?  If the network layer detects that the HTTP response
>>is in fact GZip encoded even though the header isn't set and decodes
>>it why is this a problem?
> 
> Because such software does not interoperate with software that does not
> perform such error correction. 

    Well, you are free to your option but don't reference a TAG finding
saying it doesn't support this behavior when it clearly does!
Received on Wednesday, 8 December 2004 21:00:37 GMT

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