[whatwg] hash Attribute
gerv at mozilla.org
Thu Nov 9 09:23:32 PST 2006
> How about a hash attribute for all elements that link to external files
> (a, img, etc.)?
> It would allow you to pass an MD5, SHA-1, SHA-256, or other hash to a
> user-agent for automatic comparison with the linked file.
A related proposal is:
That proposal has the advantage that the hash can accompany the URL into
> I'd suggest a format where the hash algorithm is listed, followed by a
> forward slash and then the hash itself
To ease the implementation and interoperability burden, the smallest
possible number of hash functions should be required to be supported.
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