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

From: Kristof Zelechovski <giecrilj@stegny.2a.pl>
Date: Tue, 17 Apr 2007 14:02:40 +0200
Message-ID: <001601c780e8$4d4983e0$1a01080a@POCZTOWIEC>
The method for reading Web pages off line is subscription, not downloading.
Your browser should support subscription.  Enable it for your favorite pages
and you are done.
Chris

-----Original Message-----
From: whatwg-bounces@lists.whatwg.org
[mailto:whatwg-bounces at lists.whatwg.org] On Behalf Of Stefan Haustein
Sent: Monday, April 16, 2007 11:39 PM
To: Tyler Keating
Cc: whatwg at whatwg.org
Subject: Re: [whatwg] Web Documents off the Web (was Web Archives)

Hi Tyler,

I like the idea very much, for instance for having a copy of the CSS
spec on my laptop without the need of an Internet connection while
commuting....

- When I save a page with Safari, Firefox cannot read it.

- When saving stuff with Firefox, I have to deal with both, the HTML
file and the resource folder

- It would be easy to write a nice wget-like utility that creates a
single file.

- A zip based format is still usable for browsers that do not support
it, one would just needs to unpack the file.

Best regards,
Stefan Haustein




 
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