Re: Synchronized...

Tim Berners-Lee <>
Date: Mon, 6 Dec 93 11:45:38 +0100
From: Tim Berners-Lee <>
Message-id: <>
To: Axel Belinfante <>
Subject: Re: Synchronized... 

Axel Belinfante <>asked on
Sun, 05 Dec 93 16:36:32 +0100

>Some time ago someone, in comp.infosystems.www someone wanted to
>return in one 'message' both a generated image and the generated  
>'envelope' that contains it as inline image. Could this be expressed  
>well via multipart types? Could external bodyparts map onto URL's?
>If this has been discussed before, are there some pointers?

Check out the HTTP spec -- It has multipart handling in,
subject to negotiation.   This followed from a discussion on
this list. The relevant bit is [hidden in ;-)]

The code is not yet added to HTMIME.c in libwww -- volunteers?

Tim BL