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Re: SVG12: image/svg+xml gzip requirements

From: Chris Lilley <chris@w3.org>
Date: Sat, 11 Dec 2004 00:25:25 +0100
Message-ID: <1031187227.20041211002525@w3.org>
To: Bjoern Hoehrmann <derhoermi@gmx.net>
Cc: www-svg@w3.org, ietf-types@iana.org

On Friday, December 10, 2004, 6:33:19 AM, Bjoern wrote:

BH> * Chris Lilley wrote:
>>BH> Use of the +xml convention implies that such metadata needs to be
>>BH> overridden
>>No, it does not. An xml encoding declaration is sender provided
>>metadata. However, in the case where a charset parameter is allowed, and
>>where it can be different, and thus where one has to win over the other,
>>metadata is indeed being overridden. I agree with you that silent
>>recovery here is not inthe user interest and a warning should be shown.

BH> You either missed that the mail you responded to did not discuss the
BH> charset parameter at all, or you are trying to suggest that there is
BH> a character encoding that is based on gzip.

Neither, but you missed that I was deleting the bits about gzip and
responding only to character encoding, not content transfer encoding. I
should have signalled that with a change to the subject line.

 Chris Lilley                    mailto:chris@w3.org
 Chair, W3C SVG Working Group
 Member, W3C Technical Architecture Group
Received on Friday, 10 December 2004 23:25:25 UTC

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