Re: bad-idea-of-the-day: Inline data as URL scheme?

Daniel W. Connolly (
Fri, 01 Sep 1995 08:22:15 -0400

In message <>, Gavin Nicol writes:
>We have a limit on the length of attributes in HTML. The
>images would have to be very small.

Er... this limit is (a) not a good idea, (b) not enforced except
in things like SGMLS. I think it should go away (or become 999999,
at least).