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RE: [DR008] - passing arbitrary content

From: Henrik Frystyk Nielsen <frystyk@microsoft.com>
Date: Tue, 5 Dec 2000 13:09:11 -0800
Message-ID: <006501c05eff$a14eeeb0$fb4c1fac@redmond.corp.microsoft.com>
To: "Anderson, William L" <WAnderson@crt.xerox.com>, "David E. Cleary" <davec@progress.com>, <xml-dist-app@w3.org>
I agree - in fact we already have at least two requirements to that
effect - 700[1] and 403[2] pretty much covers it.

> David has a good point here. Furthermore, not all arbitrary 
> data is JPEG or
> PNG. Scenarios exist today for distributed processing of 
> arbitrary data
> streams (Xerox production printing solutions currently manage such
> applications). So I think we should mention INDIRECT handling 
> of arbitrary
> data as a req't. Doing this does not seem to constrain or 
> unduly burden the
> protocol.

Henrik

[1] http://www.w3.org/2000/xp/Group/xp-reqs-02#z700
[2] http://www.w3.org/2000/xp/Group/xp-reqs-02#z403
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