[whatwg] idea for .zhtml format #html5 #web

Philip Jägenstedt philipj at opera.com
Fri Apr 2 01:36:18 PDT 2010

On Fri, 02 Apr 2010 15:07:25 +0800, narendra sisodiya  
<narendra.sisodiya at gmail.com> wrote:

> ____ just a thought ___
> You can view the first webpage create on earth. We have saved our file  
> from
> .txt .rtf .doc and now .odt. I love ODF format (.odt and other things)  
> but
> there is a scope for .zhtml format for document and other purpose.
> Basically the idea of zhtml format is to create document/webpage using  
> technology. HTML5 technology with client side can create dynamic webpage
> with image video and we can actually use JavaScript to create a dynamic
> document. So basically we can create a zip out of all the  
> html,js,css,images
> files and put a extension of .zhtml.
> There are many advantage of using zhtml format.
> * You can create some good web based software and share it using just one
> file.
> * Any document create using zhtml will be viewable after 100 years too.
> * Server must support .zhtml format so that website can autounzip and
> provide underlying files  Ex http://localhost/myfile.zhtml/test.html
> Disadvantage
> * There is no standard over web to make a slideshow Or presentation .  
> There
> are 100 possible ways. So zhtml writers will make their own conventions  
> but
> I believe that this will reach into a equilibrium
> * do not know !! but there there will be someone.

Sounds like widgets: http://www.w3.org/TR/widgets/

Philip Jägenstedt
Core Developer
Opera Software

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