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Re: [www-talk] <none>

From: Andrew Prendergast <ap@geekz.com.au>
Date: Mon, 19 Jul 1999 16:57:58 +1000
Message-ID: <09bd01bed1b4$09c338a0$5901a8c0@gsd.com.au>
To: <www-talk@w3.org>, "Mukul Gandhi" <mgandhi@mtcindia.com>
Nobody has put their hand up...

why not build it yourself and give us all the details?

ap.

----- Original Message -----
From: Mukul Gandhi <mgandhi@mtcindia.com>
To: <www-talk@w3.org>
Sent: Monday, July 19, 1999 5:16 PM
Subject: Re: [www-talk] <none>


> I can send a html page, image or other type of content identified by their
> mime types through an email client. And also vice versa, i.e I can recieve
> the mime attachments in emails. If my mail reader understands mime, it
will
> display the attachments in their original format.
> But the question was I think , If I have a normal mime compliant email
s/w,
> and I want to place http requests & don,t have internet access, can I
> request & get a document from a http server ?
>
> -mukul
>
> >Multipart content type with graphics attached. I've done it in Outlook
> >Express, dunno if it works with anything else..
> >
> >Normally the best way to send WWW pages is with "Content-type: text/html"
in
> >the headers - works in most readers - but if one can't download images
via
> >HTTP then it'll look pretty weird..
> >
> >ap..
>
> >
> >> I think if an e-mail client implements HTTP apart from mail
> >> protocols(POP3/SMTP etc), it is possible. Browser is a classic example.
IE
> >> & Netscape both implement email interfaces along with HTTP..
> >> may be ur saying that by not connected to www, and only email. Then
> >> something should convert HTTP into mail protocol equivalents & vive
versa..
> >> It should be possible..
> >>
> >> -mukul
> >>
> >> >I have heard there are some method to access WWW by e-mail ,is it
true?If
> >> >true, what should I do ?
>
Received on Monday, 19 July 1999 02:58:57 GMT

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