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[whatwg] Web Documents off the Web (was Web Archives)

From: Thomas Broyer <t.broyer@gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 17 Apr 2007 08:44:56 +0200
Message-ID: <a9699fd20704162344w304bffd2v5e88460bc2aeb69c@mail.gmail.com>
2007/4/17, Jon Barnett:
>
> The main gripe about [MHTML] was that binary data is base64 encoded,
> which adds size to the file in the end.

And which is a wrong assumption.
Binary data can be sent with Content-Transfer-Encoding: binary.

> zipping the final MHTML file could help with size.

I hope you're talking about GZip or BZip2, not application/zip?

-- 
Thomas Broyer
Received on Monday, 16 April 2007 23:44:56 UTC

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