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Re: Multipart response support

From: Lachlan Hunt <lachlan.hunt@lachy.id.au>
Date: Wed, 28 Mar 2007 21:10:29 +1000
Message-ID: <460A4D25.7090607@lachy.id.au>
To: Henrik Dvergsdal <henrik.dvergsdal@hibo.no>
CC: public-html@w3.org

Henrik Dvergsdal wrote:
> I think we should consider including support for multipart responses in 
> HTML. Among other things this would provide:

Discussion of multipart/* MIME types are out of scope of this HTML WG, 
as it is a trasport layer issue.

> - improved digital rights management

There are significant legal, moral and practical issues against 
introducing any form of Digital Restrictions Management.  This is also 
off-topic for HTML.

> - a mechanism for hiding scripts and stylesheets from (average) users.

The quality of code is inversely proportional to the desire to hide it.

Lachlan Hunt
Received on Wednesday, 28 March 2007 11:11:11 UTC

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