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Re: URIs, deep linking, framing, adapting and related concerns

From: Nathan <nathan@webr3.org>
Date: Thu, 30 Dec 2010 16:55:57 +0000
Message-ID: <4D1CB99D.7020504@webr3.org>
To: Benjamin Hawkes-Lewis <bhawkeslewis@googlemail.com>
CC: "Martin J. Dürst" <duerst@it.aoyama.ac.jp>, Larry Masinter <masinter@adobe.com>, Nick Gall <nick.gall@gmail.com>, "www-tag@w3.org" <www-tag@w3.org>
Benjamin Hawkes-Lewis wrote:
> On Thu, Dec 30, 2010 at 11:28 AM, "Martin J. Dürst"
> <duerst@it.aoyama.ac.jp> wrote:
>> One point I'd make is that in contrast to technologies such as office
>> productivity tools (Microsoft Office, Open Office,...) and print-ready
>> formats (PS, PDF), the core document format of the Web (i.e. HTML) includes
>> images only by reference, without any way of doing so by value.
> 
> False.
> 
> http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Data_URI_scheme

indeed, which also work in CSS documents which can be included from anywhere
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