IFX Mail Archive: RE: Questions to be addressed...

IFX Mail Archive: RE: Questions to be addressed...

RE: Questions to be addressed...

Michael Crawford (mcrawford@iready.com)
Thu, 25 Mar 1999 10:50:34 -0800

Agreed. Chunking helps since you send the byte count as the chunk. The fax

operation is page based (TIFF wrapping a page for instance) and fax vendors
seem
happy to store at least a page at a time.

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Graham Klyne [SMTP:GK@dial.pipex.com]
> Sent: Thursday, March 25, 1999 12:46 AM
> To: Richard Shockey
> Cc: Michael Crawford; 'ifx@pwg.org'
> Subject: RE: Questions to be addressed...
>
> At 11:18 24/03/99 -0600, Richard Shockey wrote:
>
> >> 2. Cannot require a total byte count of the whole message (all the
> >>pages) since we can't store...see #1
> >
> >I think you have to do this for chunking ?? Right?
>
> Actually, I think chunking can actually help with this issue: you only
> need to know (in advance) the size of each chunk, if I understand
> correctly.
>
> #g
>
> ------------
> Graham Klyne
> (GK@ACM.ORG)