[whatwg] Application deployment

Ian Hickson ian at hixie.ch
Mon Jul 28 12:46:00 PDT 2008

On Mon, 28 Jul 2008, Russell Leggett wrote:
> Let's say I have a large javascript application that is broken into 
> several files for better organization.
> But let's say we could zip up all the files, and retrieve them at the 
> start of an html document:
> <!-- somewhere in the <head> tag -->
> <link rel="resources" href="/js-files.zip"/>
> This zip might contain a directory "js" and inside would contain the js 
> files.

It seems like HTTP pipelining in conjunction with a mechanism like 
Safari's optimistic tokeniser is a better solution to this, in that it 
requires no server-side changes to work today.

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