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Re: SVG12: gzip transfer encoding

From: Bjoern Hoehrmann <derhoermi@gmx.net>
Date: Fri, 23 Jun 2006 20:59:40 +0200
To: "Doug Schepers" <doug@schepers.cc>
Cc: <www-svg@w3.org>
Message-ID: <feeo92lhl81v7ku444hi9grc815caevrlj@hive.bjoern.hoehrmann.de>

* Doug Schepers wrote:
>|   From http://www.w3.org/TR/2005/WD-SVGMobile12-20050413/conform.html 
>| 
>| [...]
>|   SVG implementations must correctly support gzip-encoded and
>|   deflate-encoded SVG data streams. SVG implementation that
>|   support HTTP must support these encodings according to the
>|   HTTP 1.1 specification [RFC2616]; in particular, the client
>|   must specify with an "Accept-Encoding:" request header 
>|   [HTTP-ACCEPT-ENCODING] those encodings that it accepts,
>|   including at minumum gzip and deflate, and then decompress
>|   any gzip-encoded and deflate-encoded data streams that are
>|   downloaded from the server.
>| [...]
>| 
>| Please change the draft such that it is clear whether implementations
>| are required to support the gzip Transfer-Encoding and if whether they
>| are required to send the corresponding TE header aswell.
>
>We agree that this section could benefit from further clarification. 
>
>We have revised this section as follows:
>
>"Conforming SVG Servers [...]"
>
>Please let us know promptly if you do not feel that this wording addresses
>your concern.

It is entirely irrelevant to my concern. I commented on client require-
ments, and you respond with server requirements. That just doesn't make
any sense.
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