[Standards] Inband Images

Richard Dobson richard at dobson-i.net
Mon Mar 26 21:08:32 UTC 2007

JD Conley wrote:
> Right, though usually there is no need to send the actual image (say you are using the same software, sharing the same themes). SI-Pub is interesting because with 0096 you have a md5 hash of the file. So, if you already have the emoticon cached locally you don't have to download it again.
> -JD

Yea although makes me prefer the original spec rather than the newer 
si-pub one as the si-pub one is far more verbose than really necessary. 
It seems far more intuitive to use the cid method certainly when like me 
you have had a lot of experience with email's multipart/related in the past.


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