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Re: B.1 and B.2 results

From: Gavin Nicol <gtn@ebt.com>
Date: Mon, 21 Oct 1996 21:27:32 -0400
Message-Id: <199610220127.VAA01033@nathaniel.ebt>
To: dgd@cs.bu.edu
CC: w3c-sgml-wg@w3.org
>Well, my suggestion is that we put a MIME header when we can't transmit the
>MIME header information over the channel. We don't want to have to send 2
>headers to be XML conformant when going over HTTP.

I have appended the text for the RFC. This is much what I propose
in the section dicussing protocols other than HTTP.

>maximally self-revealing, we should probably use the character-length
>determination hack I suggested, ratehr than put 8-bit characters at the
>front of multibyte files.

Nope. I would prefer to always have US-ASCII headers.
Received on Monday, 21 October 1996 21:29:23 UTC

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