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Re: How we are planning to embed HTML in messages

1995-05-16 14:32:05
On May 16,  3:53pm, Chris Newman wrote:
Perhaps a simpler and better approach would be to have a new
multipart type, say "multipart/embedded", where the first part is a
hypermedia format (e.g. text/html) with references to the other parts.

For an existing proposal along these lines, see


       The Multipart/Related content-type provides a common
       mechanism for representing objects that are aggregates of
       related MIME body parts.  This document defines the
       Multipart/Related content-type and provides examples of its

This draft even gives an example of embedded images, though in that case it is
a JPEG embedded within a general SGML document.