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Re: bad-idea-of-the-day: Inline data as URL scheme?

From: Paul Burchard <burchard@cs.princeton.edu>
Date: Wed, 30 Aug 95 17:22:42 -0400
Message-Id: <9508302122.AA07592@cs>
To: Larry Masinter <masinter@parc.xerox.com>
Cc: www-talk@w3.org
Larry Masinter <masinter@parc.xerox.com> writes:
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> data:<mimetype>,<encoding>,<encoded-value>

Cute, but is the overhead of the cid: scheme really so bad?  I'd  
much rather see a general multipart "Web media bundler" -- just  
about every extension of the Web architecture I've thought about  
would benefit from something like that.

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Paul Burchard	<burchard@cs.princeton.edu>
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