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Re: [widgets] Widgets URI scheme

From: Norman Walsh <ndw@nwalsh.com>
Date: Fri, 30 May 2008 14:02:54 -0400
To: www-tag@w3.org
Message-ID: <m2y75racvl.fsf@nwalsh.com>
/ noah_mendelsohn@us.ibm.com was heard to say:
| What I'm puzzled about is that Norm had specifically proposed reliance on 
| the media type that would result from a retrieval of:
|         http://example.com/sample.zip
| and I don't see how that enters into the case where the server does the 
| unpacking and returns a 200 for the "deepest" item.

I don't think it addresses the case where the server does the
unpacking. I had imagined that the media type for sample.zip might say
"look, this is a package, here's how you can find out the parts inside
it and here's how you can address them." Maybe the media type doesn't
have that much latitude, though, I'd have to go back and check to be

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