This means basically that the library from being HTML based turns into
a generic protocol code base with a set of independent protocol
modules. A combination of this also gives the possibility of viewing
rfc822 messages - both HTML formatted and the original message.
Multipart, however will not get implemented right now - simply because
of the amount of other work to be done :-(
-- cheers --
> But wouldn't it make a lot more sense to support mail syntax and gnu
> info syntax in WWW clients?
> Every HTTP client already has code to parse RFC822 headers to deal
> with HTTP return messages. The same code could be used to parse mail
> messages from local disk, or from FTP servers, etc.
> Support for viewing message/rfc822 (with recursive MIME body part handling...)
> and gnu info format object should be part of libwww.