Sz Encoding

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A zettel representation that is a s-expression (also known as symbolic expression).

It is (relatively) easy to parse and contain all relevant information of a zettel, metadata and content. For example, take a look at the Sz encoding of this page, which is available via the “Info” sub-page of this zettel:

Some zettel describe the Sz encoding in a more detailed way.

If transferred via HTTP, the content type will be text/plain.