[Oberon] document packaging.
peasthope at cablelan.net
Thu May 10 21:26:13 MEST 2007
Jan & others,
At Mon Mar 6 00:39:22 2006 Jan Verhoeven mentioned,
"... webservers will display a .html.gz file as if the '.gz' was
not there in the first place."
A document can comprise multiple files, *.html,
*.jpg & etc. I am interested to have such a
document packaged into a single file or text.
gzip compresses one file into one file. To make
one archive of several files, they are assembled
with tar and then squeezed with gzip. As I understand,
most Web browsers can not open a *.tar.gz.
The problem was recognized in the W3C years ago.
Googling "site:w3.org xml packaging" finds several
Also see "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Open_Packaging_Convention".
Aos might support OPC later if not now.
Regards, ... Peter E.
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