[Standards] Binary data over XMPP

Joe Hildebrand hildjj at gmail.com
Fri Nov 9 17:01:39 UTC 2007


On Nov 9, 2007, at 8:47 AM, Tobias Markmann wrote:

> There are already several binary-to-text encodings which perform a bit
> better than Base64, two of them are:
>
> 1. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/ASCII85 invented by Adobe
> 2. http://base91.sourceforge.net/

Both of those seem to allow < and &, which make them less than ideal  
for embedding in XML.

-- 
Joe Hildebrand




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