[Standards] Inband Images

Rachel Blackman rcb at ceruleanstudios.com
Mon Mar 26 18:19:25 UTC 2007

>>> I believe Coversant was examining ways to send images in  
>>> messages.   (JD?  Someone?)  I know I'm looking at options for in  
>>> Astra.   Ideally, I'd us to use the same thing, but if I don't,  
>>> hey, I'll go  with my own.  (Probably an 'img' element with a  
>>> 'jhttp' protocol  portion, referencing a file to be picked up  
>>> over Google's Jingle- based HTTP-FT thing.)
>> Uhm...
>> We've designed http://wiki.jabber.org/index.php/ 
>> XHTML_Inband_Images over
>> a year ago. ;-)
> Heh, that is creative. :) Presumably we could use the same approach  
> for emoticons. Someone else proposed something quite similar  
> recently for emoticons but I don't think he posted it to the list...

Is this still valid, though, with SI/s5b being potentially deprecated  
in favor of Jingle?  The concept's sound, yes, but if the underlying  
technology is deprecated the concept may need to be reworked using  
Google's Jingle FT stuff.

Rachel Blackman <rcb at ceruleanstudios.com>
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