RE: XML email, was: Re: HTML email

From: Gavin Thomas Nicol (
Date: Sat Jan 20 2001 - 12:04:58 PST

> A glaring problem has always been that there was no standard way
> to package HTML and referenced items like images in a single
> container.

Well, there's MIME-HTML, which is pretty kludgy. A more elegant
solution that I helped form, and wrote a prototype for was
MIME-SGML using catalogs. It allows packaging via multipart,
and uses SOI aliasing to handle reference differences (doesn't
require rewriting things).

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