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XML-binary Optimized Packaging Current Status

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Standards

2005-01-25

XML-binary Optimized Packaging

This document defines the XML-binary Optimized Packaging (XOP) convention, a means of more efficiently serializing XML Infosets that have certain types of content.

Group Notes

2004-06-08

XOP Inclusion Mechanism - Frequently Asked Questions

This document lists and provides answers to some frequently asked questions about the design decisions behind the choice of include mechanism by the XML Protocol Working Group during construction of XML-binary Optimized Packaging (XOP). For more information about XOP, see the Working Group Home Page.