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

Ashley Sheridan ash at ashleysheridan.co.uk
Fri Apr 2 04:43:05 PDT 2010

On Fri, 2010-04-02 at 12:37 +0530, narendra sisodiya 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
> HTML5 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.
> -- 
> ┌─────────────────────────┐
> │    Narendra Sisodiya ( नरेन्द्र सिसोदिया )
> │    Society for Knowledge Commons
> │    Web : http://narendra.techfandu.org
> └─────────────────────────┘

Didn't Microsoft already try this with its .mhtml format?


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